A tactical therapeutic protocol, for the treatment of PTSD, accentuating both neurologic and psychologic desensitization

Description

Participants will: 1) understand the theory behind neurologic desensitization and it physiological necessity as a precursor to EMDR therapy; 2) explore Benson and Everly's strategic metatherapeutic approach to PSTD for the purpose of understanding the design necessities required of tactical therapeutic protocols; and 3) gain a knowledge of Biofeedback Assisted Relaxation training and its applicability to the establishment of a "Safe Place" during the first phase of EMDR, and the return to a "Safe Place" during the closure phase.

Format

Conference

Language

English

Author(s)

Ronald Swatzyna

Original Work Citation

Swatzyna, R. (1998, July). A tactical therapeutic protocol, for the treatment of PTSD, accentuating both neurologic and psychologic desensitization. Presentation at the 3rd EMDR International Association Conference, Baltimore, MD

Collection

Citation

“A tactical therapeutic protocol, for the treatment of PTSD, accentuating both neurologic and psychologic desensitization,” Francine Shapiro Library, accessed September 24, 2021, https://emdria.omeka.net/items/show/15647.

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