The butterfly hug
The Butterfly Hug was originated and developed by Lucina Artigas during her work performed with the survivors of Hurricane Pauline in Acapulco, Mexico, 1997. The Butterfly Hug had become standard practice for clinicians in the field while working with survivors of man-made and natural catastrophes. Script and uses for this method are presented.
Original Work Citation
Artigas, L., & Jarero, I. (2010). The butterfly hug. In M. Luber (Ed.), Eye movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) Scripted Protocols: Special Populations (pp. 5-7). New York, NY: Springer Publishing Co
“The butterfly hug,” Francine Shapiro Library, accessed May 28, 2020, https://emdria.omeka.net/items/show/19206.