Posts Tagged ‘EMDR’


Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing

Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) is a type of psychotherapy developed to treat trauma; however, it has been successful in treating a variety of emotional and mental health concerns. EMDR is a specialized treatment provided by practitioners who have received more than 40 hours of training. This type of treatment is different than more…[ Read the full article ]

EMDR: An Accelerateed Healing Technique

In 1988, Francine Shapiro, PhD, discovered a way to reduce the symptoms associated with trauma. By chance, she found that pairing troubling thoughts from unpleasant events while moving one’s eyes from left to right reduced negative feelings and negative beliefs about the event. This outcome caused her to develop a technique called Eye Movement Desensitization…[ Read the full article ]