Eye movement desensitization and reprocessing: Research and clinical significance
Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) is a complex, 8-phase methodology and approach to the treatment of psychological trauma that integrates the salient aspects of most of the major therapeutic modalities / when integrated into a comprehensive treatment plan, EMDR appears to accelerate the treatment of pathologies that are based on disturbing life experiences / successful EMDR treatment is defined not as a mere desensitization, . . . but rather as a complete processing of the target traumata review the Accelerated Information Processing model that guides EMDR's therapeutic use, the research that has revealed EMDR's place among the various posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) treatments, recommended criteria for the investigation of the procedure, the 8-phase clinical methodology, and professional implications.
Original Work Citation
Current Thinking and Research in Brief Therapy: Solutions, Strategies, Narratives Shapiro, F. (1997). Eye movement desensitization and reprocessing: Research and clinical significance. In W. J. Matthews & J. H. Edgette (Eds.), Current thinking and research in brief therapy: Solutions, strategies, narratives (pp. 239-260). Philadelphia, PA: Brunner/Mazel
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