Lead US Brainspotting Trainer
Dr. Pie Frey, PsyD, is the Lead US Trainer and has assisted Dr. David Grand, the developer of Brainspotting, in many training workshops and Intensive Trainings. Dr. Frey is a psychotherapist in private practice in Boulder, Colorado.
She has trained thousands of BSP therapists throughout the United States and Canada in Phase 1 and Phase 2 since 2009. Dr Frey offers 5-day intensive Trainings, small, intensely focused BSP groups limited to 10 therapists at a time. She also facilitates Brainspotting consultation groups and provides individual consultation for BSP therapists.
Founder of Rocky Mountain Brainspotting Institute
Dr. Frey has developed a Brainspotting Set Up for relieving obsessive-compulsive symptoms currently in use all around the world.
Dr. Frey founded and is the President of the Rocky Mountain Brainspotting Institute in Colorado, a nonprofit organization educating the community about Brainspotting and developing a free Brainspotting scholarship program.
Background and Education
She has worked in mental health settings, adolescent treatment programs, and private practice since 1982 (40 years). Dr. Frey works with adolescents and adults. Specialties include working with all types of trauma, including childhood trauma, sexual abuse, addictions, mood and anxiety disorders, traumatic brain injuries, and trans-generational issues.
She also has deep interest and expertise in performance enhancement, mind-body issues, and spirituality.
Though Dr. Frey utilized a variety of therapeutic modalities, including EMDR, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Clinical Hypnosis, Play Therapy, and Sand Tray therapy, she has a particular interest in Brainspotting.
Pie’s career began in 1975 as a teacher working with the children of migrant farm workers in Fort Lupton, Colorado. She taught in Boulder Valley School System from 1977-1986, including teaching Special Education, Emotionally and Behaviorally Disturbed Students, and regular education. She earned her Doctorate in Psychology from the University of Northern Colorado.
Bring Dr. Pie Frey’s BSP Training to Your Group
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