Bio-Acoustical Utilization Device (BAUD) Training

Learn the use of the BAUD in Memory Reconsolidation. This powerful device allows you to erase traumatic memories and disturbing emotions in as little as one session.  Limited spots available so sign up now by calling (813) 541-6619 or e-mail me at

Note: You will need to purchase a BAUD unit. When you contact me to sign up for the class, you will receive instructions for getting a $35.00 discount on the price of the BAUD unit.

Using Sound to Eradicate Troubling Emotions

Presented by Dragonfly Counseling

Presenter: Rita Young, LMHC,CAP

Rita is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) and Certified Addictions Professional (CAP). She has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Human Resource Management and a Master of Science Degree in Community Counseling Psychology. Rita is also a graduate of the Florida Institute of Hypnotherapy, the only State certified Hypnotherapy College in Florida.

She is a highly skilled therapist with over 25 years experience. She has worked with children, teens and adults. Rita has worked at Drug and Alcohol Treatment Centers, Residential Treatment Centers, Group Homes, Psychiatric Wards, and Out Patient Clinics. She is accomplished in individual, couples, family and group therapy.

Rita’s expertise includes, Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR), Accelerated Resolution Therapy (ART), Rapid Resolution Therapy (RRT), Hypnotherapy, and Critical Incident Stress Debriefing. Additionally, she is experienced in Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT) and RESET Therapy.

Date: To Be Announced     Time: 9:00am to 5:00pm


$175.00 per person – Early Bird Rate (Until August 15th, 2018)
$200.00 per person beginning August 16th, 2018
No refunds for cancellations after September 2nd, 2018


Dragonfly Counseling Office
8905 Regents Park Drive, Suite 230
Tampa, FL 33647

Program Description

During this course the topic of memory reconsolidation will be discussed, along with an introduction to the Bio-Acoustical Utilization Device (BAUD). Attendees will learn techniques that enhance the effectiveness of the BAUD and will get a chance to practice in mock-counseling settings. This beginning level program is targeted for Mental Health Professionals, Social Workers, Psychologists, and Counselors. You will receive 6.5 CEs for this program.

Program Objectives

Upon successful completing of the course participants will/be able to:

  • Apply their working knowledge of BAUD protocol proficiently in the treatment of trauma and other difficult emotions.
  • Define the process of memory reconsolidation and how the BAUD is used in this process.
  • Obtain skills (tools) to interrupt various reactions clients may have when recalling charged emotions. i.e. abreactions, flashbacks, panic, etc.
  • Experience hands on practice using the BAUD with a Colleague.
  • Have the personal experience of the BAUD being used with one of their own problematic emotions or memories.
  • Understand the history of the BAUD and be able to explain how it works.
  • Receive an informed consent example to use with their clients.

Program Outline

  1. Introduction to the Bio-Acoustical Utilization Device (BAUD)
    1. Memory Reconsolidation
    2. The use of sound with Memory Reconsolidation
  2. Protocol
    1. Accessing Emotions
    2. Tuning Frequencies
    3. Grounding Techniques for reactive clients
    4. Troubleshooting
    5. Demonstration
  3. Supervised Practice and Critique
    1. Experience the BAUD as therapist and client
    2. Using eye movements and metaphors to enhance effectiveness

Grievance Policy

Commonwealth Educational Seminars (CES) seeks to ensure equitable treatment of every person and to make every attempt to resolve grievances in a fair manner. Please submit a written grievance to CES, 1020 Osterville West Barnstable Rd, Marstons Mills, MA 02648. Grievances will initially be directed to the training instructor. Grievances would receive, to the best of our ability, corrective action in order to prevent further problems. if you have questions or concerns, contact Commonwealth Educational Seminars at (800) 376-3345.


Accommodations for the differently abled

Commonwealth Educational Seminars’ training facilities are handicap accessible. Individuals needing special accommodations, please contact Rita Young at (813) 541-6619


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Continuing Education credit for this program is awarded by Commonwealth Educational Seminars (CES) for the following professions:

Social Workers: CES, provider #1117, is approved as a Provider for Social Work Continuing Education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB), through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. CES maintains responsibility for the program. ASWB Approval Period: 10/5/15 through 10/5/18. Social Workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval. Social Workers participating in this course will receive 6.5 clinical continuing education clock hours.

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselors/Licensed Mental Health Counselors: Commonwealth Educational Seminars (CES) is entitled to grant continuing education credit for LCPCs/LMHCs in the following states: AZ, AR, CA, CO, CT, DE, DC, FL, GA, HI, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, ME, MA, MO, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NC, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, UT, VT, VA, WA, WI, WY. CES maintains responsibility for this program. LCPCs/LMHCs completing the program will receive 6.5 continuing education hours of credit.