EMDR: Work with John

Description

As the game progressed, I provided some narrative designed to counter the limiting belief that it’s not OK to be focused on one thing. The SUDS reduced with each set of repetitions and very gradually I reduced the number of stimuli being presented until John was able to track a single blue circle moving from left to right on a white background. At the close of each set of 24 repetitions, the tracking object glides into the centre of the screen and stays at the centre of the screen. Making use of the opportunity, I asked John to focus only on the tracking object as he considered my SUDS and ‘What came up’ questions. {Excerpt]

Format

Newsletter

Language

English

Author(s)

Bill Frost

Original Work Citation

Frost, B. (2008, September). EMDR: Work with John. Counselling Children and Young People, 3

Collection

Citation

“EMDR: Work with John,” Francine Shapiro Library, accessed October 22, 2020, https://emdria.omeka.net/items/show/21182.

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