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EMDR has generated a great deal of controversy since its inception in ...

wikipedia - 15 Sep 2016
EMDR has generated a great deal of controversy since its inception in 1989. Shapiro was criticized for repeatedly increasing the length and expense of training and certification, allegedly in response to the results of controlled trials that cast doubt on EMDR's efficacy. This included requiring the completion of an EMDR training program in order to be qualified to administer EMDR properly, after researchers using the initial written instructions found no difference between control no-eye-movement control g
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Las Vegas' wounded weren't the only victims

Dairyland Peach - 14 Oct 2017
EMDR stands for “Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing.” It is a simple process, almost magical, some say, and it may not be for everyone. It involves moving the eyes left to right and back while discussing the trauma. Therapists believe it ...
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Depression and Anxiety

Greensburg Daily News - 14 Oct 2017
For PTSD, trauma-focused CBT and eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR) have shown to be very effective. Harmon recently went through a training on EMDR, which utilizes bilateral brain stimulation. “I've been using it with adults with ...
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Trauma programs at local schools recognized

Bennington Banner (subscription) - 26 Sep 2017
BENNINGTON — A tight-knit team of clinicians from VPI South, which operates the local Vermont School for Girls and New England School for Girls, has been recognized by the EMDR International Association for their extensive clinical programming for ...
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Researcher: Colorado's $2.1M Dollar Pot Research Investment at Risk

Rocky Mountain PBS (blog) - 13 Oct 2017
Dr. Dana Monroe, a psychologist in Colorado Springs, specializes in trauma-focused psychotherapy called Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing, or EMDR. It stimulates both sides of the brain while processing a patient's trauma. According to the ...
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Eye movement therapy offers help for trauma

Golden Transcript - 02 Oct 2017
Unlike traditional talk therapy, where success depends on what a patient is willing to share with a therapist, EMDR is meant to help patients recall distressing memories and see disturbing information in a new and less emotional way. The therapy uses ...
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FY 2018 Budget to Help Rape Survivors

Austin Chronicle - 21 Sep 2017
Though money's looking tight, Council did allocate a one-time appropriation to train and certify local therapists in eye movement desensitization and reprocessing therapy (EMDR), defined by the Survivor Justice Project's Ana Rodriguez DeFrates as the ...
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Suggestions to reduce Guam's suicide rate: Letter

Pacific Daily News - 08 Oct 2017
Offer sessions of eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR) for traumatic experiences. If socially more acceptable, offer EMDR sessions for "peak performance" -- the traumatic events will most likely emerge and be processed. We must unite ...
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'But I didn't jump'

taosnews - 29 Sep 2017
She also has found eye-movement desensitization and reprocessing therapy (EMDR) to be supportive in relieving anxiety and bringing a sense of calm. Sally has two children who are talented and successful and she is now in a healthy relationship with ...
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Confronting the Fear of Recovery

TheFix.com - 26 Sep 2017
In order to help patients with PTSD and other mental health concerns, Maple Mountain uses evidence-based treatments including Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) therapy, neurofeedback, and cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT).
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How Do You Cope After Being Hit by Disaster Twice?

Healthline - 27 Sep 2017
The Veterans Affairs agency lists several types that have strong scientific evidence to back them up, including prolonged exposure, cognitive processing therapy, and eye-movement desensitization and reprocessing. These treatments help people process a ...
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Hope and healing for those who served

Alpine Avalanche - 05 Oct 2017
Bow specializes and is certified in a particular trauma therapy called EMDR, or eye movement desensitization and reprocessing. It involves bilateral stimulation that alternately engages the left brain and the right brain while the individual relives ...
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Ann Miller of Ashland honored at Women's Fund event

Ashland Times Gazette - 27 Sep 2017
Rape Crisis Domestic Violence Safe Haven to provide funds for a therapist to receive eye-movement desensitization and reprocessing training and certification. Cheyenne Taylor also was introduced as the first recipient of the Women's Fund scholarship ...
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Can gaming & VR help you with combatting traumatic experiences?

Gamasutra (blog) - 29 Sep 2017
Some of the therapies that help in treating trauma and lessening its symptoms are Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Exposure Therapy (ET) and Eye-movement desensitization and reprocessing therapy (EMDR). EMDR, or similar type therapies, are the ...
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The Vietnam War's Influence on Psychiatry

Psychiatric Times (blog) - 29 Sep 2017
EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing) had some surprising applicability for some. And different medications help ameliorate particular symptoms. But there is no anti-trauma medication akin to antidepressants, antipsychotics,, and ...
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Understanding Opiates: Monday night forum draws big crowd to M State

Detroit Lakes Online - 20 Sep 2017
He said that EMDR (eye movement desensitization and reprocessing) therapy was particularly helpful for him. "After that first session I walked away from meth," he said, and he hasn't thought about suicide since that aborted attempt in 2014. "There's a ...

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