Tracy Artson, Ph.D.

SE™ PractitionerSE Assistant


Tracy Artson, Ph.D.

I provide an integrative, multi-faceted and collaborative approach to brief and long-term psychotherapy, and crisis intervention, to late adolescents and adults (individuals and couples).  I specialize in the treatment of stress and trauma-related injuries: Relational and attachment wounds such as childhood physical, sexual, emotional and verbal abuse and neglect, combat/war-related trauma, accidents, natural disasters, sexual assault and complex grief. Other areas of treatment: Life transitions, loss and bereavement, phobias, separations and divorce, transition to parenting and other parent-child issues. Treatment for Diagnostic Categories includes: Trauma, Posttraumatic Stress Injury/Disorder, Anxiety Disorders, Depressive Disorders including PPD, Addictions, Complex Bereavement.

My background is in psychodynamic psychotherapy (Object Relations and Attachment). I am Certified and an Approved-Consultant in Attachment-Focused-EMDR as well as a Certified Somatic Experiencing Practitioner (SEP).

Approved Consultant: EMDRIA and Parnell Institute-Approved Consultant to licensed professionals collecting hours toward Basic Training (Part 1, Part 2 and Part 3), EMDR Certification and Consultation-on Consultation.

Parnell Institute Approved Facilitator: Training Facilitator for Parts I, II and III.

SEP Facilitator to Beginning and Intermediate SE years.


  • Active Duty Military
  • Addiction
  • Adolescents
  • Adults
  • Adults abused as children
  • Chronic Pain/Fibromyalgia
  • Complex PTSD
  • Couples
  • Developmental Trauma
  • Families of Veterans
  • Grief and Loss
  • Medical Procedure Trauma
  • Prenatal/Birth Trauma
  • Refugees
  • Veterans
  • Victims of Mass Disaster
  • Victims of Sexual Abuse

SE Level

SE™ Practitioner

Professional Title

Licensed Psychologist

Professional Certifications

Certified SEP. EMDRIA and Parnell Institute Approved Consultant, EMDR Certified Therapist.

Post Advanced Certificates

  • Eye of the Needle