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Trauma Recovery Networks

The Greater Kansas City area now has two Trauma Recovery Networks (TRNs) which will collaborate for training and providing services for major crisis events. To learn more, read below or visit their website at

Heartland Kansas TRN is currently serving Johnson and Wyandotte counties.

 ​Mission: Our primary mission is to provide EMDR early intervention services to members of local police departments who experience
trauma resulting from their exposure to traumatic events.

Our secondary mission is to provide early intervention services to children and adults suffering as a result of large scale natural or
human-made disasters in Johnson and Wyandotte Counties.

Heartland Kansas TRN Steering Committee:

Coordinators - Dusti Powell

EMDR Consultant - Sue Thompson

Member - Tim Leary

If you are interested in volunteering as an EMDR Clinician, please contact us at

Kansas City, Missouri TRN is currently serving the Kansas City, Missouri Metro and Surrounding Areas.

Mission: The mission of Kansas City, Missouri TRN is to develop and maintain a network of volunteer psychotherapists who are trained in EMDR to provide pro bono early intervention treatment for adults and children suffering from a traumatic event, either man-made or natural disaster.


Our secondary mission is on engagement, training, and support services to staff and students in the educational systems, relevant to the needs of the community.


TRN Steering Committee:

Coordinator - Tim Mathia

EMDR Consultant - Jessica Willemsen

If you are interested in volunteering as an EMDR Clinician, please contact us at

How to become a volunteer
1) First, you must register as a volunteer through HAP

2) Once you receive the welcome email for your HAP volunteer account you can sign up to become a member with the Heartland TRN.


​ Information to have on hand when signing up:

• Clinical license number

• Licensing authority

• License expiration date

• Liability/malpractice insurance carrier

• Insurance expiration date

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