The supportive use of EMDR in working with patients with dissociative identity disorder

Description

When working with a client with Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID), how does the therapist know when an EMDR protocol will lead a client through a trauma to relative safety vs. precipitate an overwhelming abreaction because of all of the trauma linked up in the associative chain?

Format

Newsletter

Language

English

Author(s)

Robert Schwarz

Original Work Citation

Schwarz, R. (1997, January). The supportive use of EMDR in working with patients with dissociative identity disorder. EMDRIA Newsletter, 2(3), 21-23

Collection

Citation

“The supportive use of EMDR in working with patients with dissociative identity disorder,” Francine Shapiro Library, accessed September 27, 2020, https://emdria.omeka.net/items/show/16324.

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