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Many EMDR practitioners are surprised to encounter unsuspected somatic or structural dissociation well into treatment with trauma patients. This presentation provides necessary and perhaps painful insights needed to avoid the therapeutic…

Clinicians often struggle with understanding the functional dynamics of Eating Disorders (ED). To successfully treat ED with EMDR, clinicians must be able to identify two crucial aspects of the core issues underlying these disorders: defenses 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…

In 2008, Martin Dorahy, Ingo Schäfer and I published a book called ‘Psychosis, Trauma and Dissociation’. It contained 24 chapters from experts throughout the world commenting on historical, research and clinical perspectives linking trauma,…

This presentation will focus on practical and creative strategies for working with children with severe dysregulation of the affective system. These include children exhibiting insecure patterns of attachment, complex PTSD and dissociative symptoms.…

Emotion dysregulation is a frequent feature in trauma-related disorders. Different kinds of emotion dysregulation seem to be linked to particular psychiatric conditions, and there is growing evidence of the association between neurobiological…

Wie bereits in einem früheren Artikel in dieser Zeitschrift dargelegt, können Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)-Behandler, die Patienten mit komplexen traumabezogenen Störungen behandeln, von der Kenntnis und der Anwendung der…

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…

Both psychoform and somatoform dissociation has been related to early, severe, and chronic traumatization. Somatoform dissociation includes, but it is not limited to conversive disorders. Hyper and hypo-arousal, under and over-controlling strategies…

Self-harm is frequently a trauma-driven coping strategy that can be understood from the perspective of the adaptive information processing (AIP) model and treated with eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR) therapy (Shapiro, 1995,…

This workshop introduces two conceptual frameworks. The optimal zone of arousal and node isolation theory and techniques. The first is for assessing readiness for, and identifying obstacles to safe phase four processing. The second describes a…

This workshop will help EDR clinicians identify stuck patterns that their traumatized clients have with members of their family in the here and now. Strategies will be taught for managing clients' exposure to childhood abuse perpetrators and other…

Using filmed EMDR session segments of a young child and an adolescent, analysis of the manifest challenges and presentations of complex trauma will be demonstrated. Creative use of EMDR to accommodate the developmental, personality and situational…

EMDR can be used safely and successfully with DID and highly complete PTSD clients, provided that ego states are properly engaged and modifications have been made to titrate affect. This workshop will cover the following topics: Seeking permission…

This workshop offers ways to incorporate EMDR in the treatment of clients with DID and DDNOS, as well as ways to integrate EMDR with ego state work. Participants will learn protocols for stabilization, orientation to the present, and strategies for…

This workshop will focus on structural dissociation and ego states. Specific emphasis will be placed on the recognition and management of dissociation when it interferes with various phases of EMDR, particularly during Desensitization. Dr. Gelinas…

This plenary will be divided into two parts. During the first past of the morning, we will examine the impact of early neglect, abuse, and attachment disruption on the development, functioning, and identity of an individual. We will review the range…

Mevrouw Van Dis¹ heeft een jeugd gehad met, vanaf haar zesde jaar, onder meer incest met haar vader en seksueel misbruik door diverse anderen. Dit is nu nog steeds belastend voor haar. Ze is jarenlang bij verschillende therapeuten onder behandeling…

Although EMDR is a therapy recognised by international scientific community as one of the first line treatment for PTSD, its application has never been assessed with torture survivors refugees. The aim of this research is to assess the therapeutic…

Using clinical data at a specialized trauma clinic, this study investigated pre-treatment clinical factors predicting response to eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR) among adult patients diagnosed with posttraumatic stress disorder…

Jak sugeruje poprzedni artykuł w niniejszym piśmie, znajomość i stosowanie teorii strukturalnej dysocjacji osobowości (TSDP) oraz towarzyszącej jej psychologii czynności może przynieść korzyści lekarzom stosującym terapię EMDR…

Clients with dissociative disorders can present with overt, subtle or hidden dissociative pathology. Symptoms from internal conflict and hypoarousal frequently go unrecognized. In this workshop, clinicians will be exposed to a “progressive…

Participants will learn how to administer, score and interpret the Multidimensional Inventory of Dissociation (MID). The MID is a 218-item, self-administered instrument with 168 dissociation items and 50 validity items developed by Paul F. Dell,…

Therapists are often reluctant to pursue EMDR with highly dissociated complex PTSD clients (non-DID). This workshop provides hope and hands on strategies for this client population. We briefly review the neurobiology of trauma and the AIP model with…

The treatment of some chronically traumatized and dissociative children can be complicated when they refuse to talk about trauma or say they forgot about it. They have build walls around their emotions and inner world and we are tempted to let…

This workshop explores the practical problems faced by EMDR therapists with different levels of experience in applying the AIP model and EMDR procedures with their patients as identified in actual consultation sessions. Common clinical dilemmas,…

9歳の少年の世話をテーマに議論のために提示された「子どものためのEMDR:どのように我々はインタビューの間に子供の解離や抵抗を扱うことができますか?…

This presentation will illustrate the use of the methods of Level of Urge to Avoid (LOUA) and Constant Installation of Present Orientation and Safety (CIPOS) in the treatment of a severely dissociative Vietnam veteran with dysfunctional childhood…

This book is the first to bring together in one volume an overview of the principal issues in treatment of dissociative disorders in complex PTSD, and a description of the integration of specific EMDR-related interventions or "tools" with other…

Encompassing the contributions of expert clinicians and researchers in the area of traumatic stress and dissociation, this volume is the first to integrate current neuroscience research regarding traumatic dissociation with several cutting-edge…

Although EMDR is a treatment of choice for PTSD, the EMDR Basic Training does not fully prepare clinicians for the intricacies of dealing with Complex PTSD and dissociation. EMDR clinicians must become skilled in working with dissociation on all…

Effective EMDR requires confident use of EMDR by clinicians, particularly in highly complex presentations. Managing various aspects of complex presentations can achieve this confidence. The presentation will consider ways in which dissociation may…

Clinical Population – Complex PTSD • Most have experienced chronic interpersonal victimization as children as well as chronic neglect and deprivation; acts of commission coupled with acts of omission. • Most (80%) have co-­‐morbid symptoms…

L’autore segue le tracce a partire dalla filosofia “associazionistica” fino la scuola “dissociazionistica” a partire da Janet, Binet, Charcot. Viene messa a fuoco la teoria della mente freudiana, intesa come prima teoria, teoria del trauma,…

In order to treat psychosis with EMDR, one must have a psychological model that is consistent with the adaptive information processing model of EMDR, and with the targets of EMDR including traumatic material held in dissociated form in the psyche. In…

Recent neuroscience research is discussed with a view towards increasing our understanding of underlying neurobiological processes with respect to the phenomenology of dissociation. It is suggested that dissociation is a result on a breakdown in the…

This presentation will describe an in-depth case review of the treatment of a Gulf War Marine Veteran whose symptoms of combat trauma had been ineffectively treated for over 15 years. The co-presenter, Fr. (Cpt.) Sean Levine, Military Chaplain, US…

Specifically, we discuss the use of different body therapy interventions to increase body awareness and mindfulness, their use for the development of somatic resources, and their usefulness in maximizing the integration of traumatic memories and…

This conference presentation abstract summarizes a paper that discusses the case of a 35 yr old male with a history of psychiatric problems including depression, substance abuse, aggressive behavior and a forensic history, as well as dissociative…

It is important for therapist and client alike to know when a client is drifting into derealization, that is, losing a felt sense of the reality and safety of the present situation. For clients who are potentially dissociative, the degree of…

Specifically, we discuss the use of different body therapy interventions to increase body awareness and mindfulness, their use for the development of somatic resources, and their usefulness in maximizing the integration of traumatic memories and…

As proposed in a previous article in this journal, eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR) clinicians treating clients with complex trauma-related disorders may benefit from knowing and applying the theory of structural dissociation of…

When clinicians understand how dissociation works and how to manage it, the considerable benefits of EMDR therapy can be provided to clients with complex posttraumatic disorders. This presentation is designed to help clinicians manage dissociative…

This workshop offers an overview in the etiology and diagnosis of complex PTSD and dissociative disorders from a developmental perspective; how to develop resources including strengthening positive qualities of Self, relaxation techniques and…

This workshop will present the use of EMDR with adolescents through case presentations with 3 different outcomes: one a success, one a failure, and one undetermined. History taking methods, preparation tools, assessment for readiness, and cognitive…
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