Eye movement desensitization of body image

Description

This single case history reports the use of eye movement desensitization, a new cognitive therapy procedure originally developed for PTSD and similar problems, to treat anxieties and body image problems resulting from operation scars and a degree of physical disability. The procedure was effective within one session and subsequent improvements in behaviour and cognitions reported.

Format

Journal

Language

English

Author(s)

Alan Hassard

Original Work Citation

Hassard, A. (1993). Eye movement desensitization of body image. Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapy, 21(2), 157-160. doi:10.1017/S0141347300018127

Collection

Citation

“Eye movement desensitization of body image,” Francine Shapiro Library, accessed June 16, 2021, https://emdria.omeka.net/items/show/16581.

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