The investigating of the effectiveness of eye movmement desensitization and reprocessing on war veterans with PTSD

Description

The aim of his study was to examine the effectiveness of treatment of Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) on war veterans with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. In this Rresearch 14 war veterans with PTSD were selected availability sampling and divided into 2 groups of: Treatment of EMDR (N=7) and control group (N=7). Three treatment sessions were individually hold by use of EMDR method, while control group was waiting. All of the subject was evaluated PTSD Symptom Scale_Interview (PSS_I) sefore and after the treatment. Analysis of data showed that comparison with control group the said treatment EMDR Caused a Decrease In PTSD syndrome. It can be generally noted that experimental groups has been found to be effective on PTSD among Iranian war veterans.

Format

Conference

Language

English

Author(s)

A. Kamari
M. Sahragard
A. Zinati

A. Zinati Afkham
M. Sahragard Toghchi

Original Work Citation

Kamari, A. Sahragard, M., Zinati, A. (2011, July). The investigating of the effectiveness of eye movmement desensitization and reprocessing on war veterans with PTSD. Poster presentation at the 12th European Congress of Psychology, Istanbul, Turkey

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Citation

“The investigating of the effectiveness of eye movmement desensitization and reprocessing on war veterans with PTSD,” Francine Shapiro Library, accessed October 23, 2020, https://emdria.omeka.net/items/show/21070.

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