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The purpose of this workshop is to review an individual case history to provide an increased understanding of how EMDR is functionally integrated into therapeutic sessions with respect to the counseling process and while remaining true to Adaptive…

Eye movement desensitization and reprocessing has been successfully used to treat various psychological disorders. Several neuroimaging investigations like single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and…

The purpose of the study was to explore the applicability and efficacy of EMDR with relational trauma and dissociation. Subjects were two clients who shows signs of dissociative part, having compulsive behavior and sudden shift of emotion, behavior…

La dépression constitue l’un des troubles psychiatriques les plus fréquents. La dépression post-partum affecte environ 9 % des femmes qui accouchent. Malgré des progrès importants en recherche, pharmacothérapie et psychothérapie, les…

This book is a compendium of case stories about people who were treated with EMDR therapy during live demonstrations at EMDR basic training. The sessions were taped and transcribed. They illustrate a variety of diagnoses, as well as the speed of…

The results of preliminary research investigating the application of eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR) treatment in panic disorder and panic disorder with agoraphobia suggests that reprocessing of past traumas produces significant…

This case study demonstrates the effective use of EMDR in helping a child manage fears triggered by a life-threatening chronic medical condition—congenital heart failure. It is well documented that childhood chronic illness creates ongoing stress…

Physical pain has always been a significant challenge for both clinicians and therapists, whether arising from a disease/ injury or being a part of convalescence, and even more difficult when it has no physiological grounds. This study presents the…

This symposium describes how Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR) can be used in an NHS mental health crisis team with individuals who are expressing strong desire and intent to die by suicide. It will explore previous research in…

therapeutic progress of a 15 yr old boy with a fragmented-dissociated mind due to years of emotional, physical and sexual abuse by his father. The Adaptive Information Processing (AIP) model that informs Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing…

The main psychological treatment paradigm for OCD is Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapy (CBP), (NICE 2005, Salkovskis 2008, Deacon et al 2004). However it must be acknowledged that whilst CBP can be effective, not all clients respond well to CBP and…

This article reports on the first 3 randomly allocated cases treated by the author in an ongoing trial comparing eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR) with cognitive behavioral therapy (exposure and response prevention) in the…

La Revolución EMDR educa a los lectores sobre una psicoterapia EMDR revolucionario llamado, lo que significa Eye Movement desensibilización y reprocesamiento. Las partes principales del libro incluyen una serie de estudios de casos y cada caso de…

Telefonische Nachfrage wegen eines Therapieplatzes: „Es handelt sich um ein 11jähriges Kind; lebt in einer Behinderteneinrichtung, hat viele belastende Krankenhausaufenthalte erlebt, weitere stehen bevor. Bestünde die Möglichkeit einer…

Although EMDR clinicians adhere to prescribed protocols, there is much room when using EMDR treatment for creativity and innovation. The use of consecutive day EMDR is one way to demonstrate this kind of creativity. This presentation will focus on…

Depression is one of the most common psychiatric disorders. Postpartum depression affects about 9% of women who give birth. Despite significant advances in research and in pharmacotherapy and psychotherapy, depressive disorders remain difficult to…

Purpose: This case study examines the impact of Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) on relapse rates and management of trauma symptoms in an individual with co-occurring substance use disorder and PTSD. Background - Substance…

Traumatic brain injuries (TBI) often occur alongside post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and/or PTSD symptoms. Because of this, the EMDR protocol is a useful tool of processing traumatic memories associated with the TBI, as well as the overall…

Recent research in Neuroscience suggests that that the brain organizes itself in its oscillatory patterns. People with histories of early neglect and abuse, i.e developmental trauma, routinely exhibit disorganized and dysregulated brain activity that…

A single client with depression and chronic nightmares was treated with 4 sessions of eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR) and showed a decrease in nightmares and improvement in general well-being. The client’s 2 nightmare images…

Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) is characterized by ongoing pain, swelling, and stiffness following an acute injury. CRPS is difficult to diagnose, significantly impacts functioning, and is frequently incurable. Current treatments are…

The EMDR Revolution educates readers about a revolutionary psychotherapy called EMDR, which stands for Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing. The main parts of the book include a series of case studies and each case study includes lessons…

The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of the Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) protocol for recent traumatic events in the treatment of Acute Stress Disorder. Within weeks of being exposed to an isolated…

This study explores the use of Eye Movement Desensitisation (hereafter referred to as EMDR), a form of psychotherapy on a female adolescent sexual assault survivor. Adolescence as a developmental stage is characterised by specific issues, such as the…

Describes eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR), a new treatment method for posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other trauma-related anxiety complaints. In their imagination, EMDR patients expose themselves to a traumatic or…

The article describes the case of a 40-year-old married Caucasian male with two adopted teenage children who suffered from childhood physical, emotional and sexual abuse and had been struggling for years with depression, anxiety, feelings of extreme…

Presents a case study of a 31 year old man named Jared, who will be treated with Eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR) therapy for his extensive trauma history. EMDR is guided by the adaptive information processing (AIP) model, which…

Travma sonrası stres bozukluğu tanılı hastada göz hareketleri ile duyarsızlaştırma ve yeniden işleme (EMDR) tedavisi: Olgu sunumu Travma sonrası stres bozukluğu (TSSB), kişinin aşırı bir travmatik stresörle karşılaşmasından,…

Een 24 jarige vrouw is vier jaar geleden seksueel misbruikt. Sindsdien was het voor haar onmogelijk gemeenschap te hebben met haar huidige partner (secundair vaginisme). Bovendien had ze klachten die behoren bij een posttraumatische stress-stoornis,…

A autora apresenta um protocolo de atendimento de um homem de 57 anos, Educador, Phd, que apresentava Timidez, dificuldade em se comunicar, e uma série de sintomas físicos: tremor nas mãos, ruborização, pequenos espasmos faciais, travamento na…

La pérdida de un ser querido es un evento de gran impacto emocional que afectando a todo el sistema familiar, puede ser muy diferente en el modo en que cada uno de sus miembros perciba, interprete, afronte y se adapte a la nueva situación tras la…

Fibromiyalji sendromu (FMS) etiyolojisi belli olmayan, yaygın vücut ağrıları, belirli anatomik bölgelerde duyarlılık, azalmış ağrı eşiği, uyku bozuklukları, yorgunluk ve sıklıkla ruhsal sıkıntı ile karakterize eklem dışı…

Introdução: A fibromialgia caracteriza-se por dores frequentes, intensas e limitantes, interferindo em diferentes aspectos da vida, associando-se a baixa autoestima, e, muitas vezes à depressão. O diagnóstico e o tratamento da fibromialgia ainda…

Júlia é uma menina de seis anos de idade. Sempre foi acompanhada por mim, como pediatra, desde o seu nascimento. Nasceu de parto cesáreo e é a primeira filha. Teve um desenvolvimento psicomotor e físico normal até o momento. Fruto de uma…

Já é sabido no meio científico ligado ao EMDR e percebido diariamente nos consultórios dos psicoterapeutas que utilizam essa técnica inovadora que a terapia por EMDR tem um alcance muitas vezes maior do que o inicialmente planejado. A presente…

The experience of being a woman in the modern world cannot be easily described using a series of psychological cliches and generic feminist language. This book contains contributions from scholars and clinical practitioners around the globe (USA,…

A single-case study illustrated how EMDR was utilized with a biological male who experienced female gender identity. The client presented with difficulty in decision-making and stress regarding the female gender identity expression and transition. As…

This paper described the application of eye movement desensitization reprocessing (EMDR) for addressing the posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms in a Chinese woman who had experienced multiple traumas in her childhood. EMDR is an integrative…

Resumen del trabajo: Trata de una paciente mujer, de 38 años de edad, en tratamiento desde el mes de abril de este año. Había realizado tres tratamientos psicoterapéuticos en los últimos años, considera que su psicoterapia actual está…

A autora apresenta um protocolo de atendimento de uma criança de onze anos que apresentava sintomas de transtorno de ansiedade, agorofobia e síndrome do pânico. A metodologia utilizada foi Psicodrama associado ao EMDR. Os atendimentos ocorreram…

Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR; Shapiro, 1989a, 1989b, 1995) is a relatively new procedure used primarily for treating posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). This study is the first to systematically investigate the moment-to…

As the game progressed, I provided some narrative designed to counter the limiting belief that it’s not OK to be focused on one thing. The SUDS reduced with each set of repetitions and very gradually I reduced the number of stimuli being presented…

'It's dark, pitch black. I'm all alone,' Peter blurted out. His eyes were filling up and he was ashen. As we completed the next set of eye movements, Peter gripped the chair tightly and began breathing rapidly. Tears were overflowing but he did not…

This article presents a case study applying Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing in major depressive disorder. The study describes the application of Shapiro’s Adaptive Information Processing (AIP) model in the treatment of major…

The purpose of this study is to explore treatment outcomes of EMDR in Taiwan. Through in-depth understanding of clients' subjective experiences and changing courses throughout the therapeutic process, this study demonstrated how EMDR efficaciously…

This paper presents the assessment and four year psychotherapy of a Hispanic man with Complex PTSD and Dissociative Disorder NOS. The patient’s history of childhood sexual abuse caused significant disruptions in normative developmental processes…
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