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The effectiveness of EMDR contrasts with a limited knowledge about its mechanism of action. Since its inception, EMDR has generated a considerable debate, particularly due to uncertainty about whether EMs are an active ingredient of treatment and…

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Today, the dreaming mind is understood to improve learning, organize novel solutions to problems from waking consciousness and, thus, creatively support survival. This function, of finding new creative solutions, is also observed in the…

Objetivos de aprendizaje: • Los participantes al salir de la presentación podrán reconocer los aspectos constitutivos del sueño, aplicar el protocolo adecuadamente e investigar con técnicas de amplificación varios aspectos del sueño.Learning…

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Explanations for the effects of the rapid eye movements induced during Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR; Shapiro, 2001) have drawn upon an analogy with the eye movements of REM sleep (Kuiken, Bears, Miall, and Smith, 2002). An…

There is an increasing body of neuro-scientific knowledge linking the mechanism of action of EMDR to that of REM sleep. This workshop will discuss how to treat nightmare disorders of REM sleep using EMDR by reviewing cases of traumatically caused…

Drs. Padin-Rivera and Donovan developed their iteration by tweaking Barry Krakow's Imagery Rehearsal Therapy, which you may have read about last fall in the New Yorker. They added some clever elements from Francine Shapiro's EMDR (Eye Movement…

Here is the summary of the treatment of a complex phobia develop since 1 year by a 35 year old man who past brittleness symptoms, considered as a continuation of the parental separation, first appeared in adolescence. In fact, around this period, the…

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The "Image Director Technique" was developed to target recurring nightmares or bad dreams and those targets that are directly related to a traumatic experience. Often, when patients are having nightmares or when they feel overwhelmingly out of…

This paper describes a method of dream interpretation useful in psychotherapy.The therapist can use the treatment method EMDR (eye-movement desensitization and reprocessing) for processing dream images. The associations elicited in this manner…

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After a brief overview of the history of dreams and their supposed origins, he sets forth his theory that dreaming is a pivotal aspect in the processing of memory, specifically memory that may have survival value for the organism. Using his research…

Participants will learn: 1) the Chemotion Model for chemical dependency disorder describing how substance abuse presents an reenactment of childhood emotional trauma: 2) how specific object relations deficits constitute emotional traumas that…

Many of my clients are combat veterans who have been experiencing their various PTSD symptomatology for 20 years or longer. Because of the extremely subjective nature of their experiences, and the fact that gains in reprocessing do not necessarily…

Drama and dream interpretation have been a part of psychotherapy since its beginnings. Now a new psycho-therapeutic procedure utilizes not the dreams but eye movements similar to those accompanying dreams. This new procedure is called Eye Movement…

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Dreamwork is a highly effective tool in working with survivors who are in the active stages of working through their abuse. As they begin to focus on painful memories, whether they are repressed or not, often post traumatic stress symptoms are…

PTSD is accompanied by disturbance of sleep that may contribute to a positive feedback loop which maintains the PTSD condition. Experimental data will be presented in support of a model of off-line memory reprocessing in which traumatic memories are…
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