The mission of the Parnell Institute is to alleviate suffering in the world caused by trauma. To that end, the Parnell Institute offers training in Bilateral Stimulation Therapies (BLSTS) to mental health professionals and allied health professionals in EMDR, AF-EMDR™ and Resource Tapping adapting the training and techniques according to the needs of the population served. The Parnell Institute is dedicated to quality education, service and research in the treatment of trauma and recognizes the importance of treating the whole person, body, mind, heart and spirit within his or her cultural context.