Jim Gach, M.S.W.

Jim Gach is a retired clinical social worker. His Social Work career included work in Child Protective Services, Sexual Offender Work, substance abuse work at the Veteran’s Administration and private practice specializing in trauma and sexual abuse issues.

Jim was trained in EMDR in 1994 and became an EMDE Institute Facilitator in 1999 and a HAP facilitator in 2005.  He served six years on the EMDRIA Board  and ten years on the EMDR Research Foundation Board. He returned in 2017 to serve on the Foundation Board again.

He is a Vietnam era Navy veteran and part-time musician.