Mental health therapy uses movement to target how brain works

Description

Karen Alter-Reid of the Fairfield Traumatic Recovery Network said EMDR “helps by activating the brain’s natural healing mechanisms to process traumatic memories that have been left undigested. It does that by accessing dysfunctionally stored memory and then, (by) adding bilateral stimulation in a prescribed way,” the brain is able to integrate the traumatic memory into its normal functioning abilities. [Excerpt]

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Newspaper

Language

English

Author(s)

Ed Stannard

Original Work Citation

Stannard, E. (2013, January 12). Mental health therapy uses movement to target how brain works. New Haven, CT: New Haven Register. Retrieved from http://www.nhregister.com/articles/2013/01/12/news/doc50f23f0f0e55a451975261.txt on 1/14/2013

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Citation

“Mental health therapy uses movement to target how brain works,” Francine Shapiro Library, accessed October 29, 2020, https://emdria.omeka.net/items/show/21891.

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