Breaking the (ACE) (Adverse childhood experiences): Poor health cycle with EMDR treatment
EMDR treatment will be presented as a successful model for dealing with the ACE/Poor Health cycle of problems of trauma survivors. The development of an EMDR Treatment Plan to treat both health and ACE problems with a focus on a Health History and specific target selection is highlighted. Specialized techniques will be utilized in phases 1-3 to help the patient experience self soothing, develop emotional regulation,and to avoid re-traumatization in the health care setting. Phases 4-7 will emphasize specific work on past attachment ruptures as well as specific health issues. Skills development such as rehearsal will also be presented.
Original Work Citation
Forgash, C. (2013, September). Breaking the (ACE) (Adverse childhood experiences): Poor health cycle with EMDR treatment. Presentation at the 18th EMDR International Association Conference, Austin, TX
“Breaking the (ACE) (Adverse childhood experiences): Poor health cycle with EMDR treatment,” Francine Shapiro Library, accessed December 4, 2020, https://emdria.omeka.net/items/show/22262.