EMDR—more than just a therapy for PTSD

Description

Now recognised by the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) and the World Health Organization as a treatment of choice for post-traumatic stress disorder, it appears that eye movement desensitisation and reprocessing (EMDR) has 'come of age' as a psychological therapy on a par with cognitive behavioural therapy or psychodynamic psychotherapy. However we still do not know how it works. And should it really be used for the treatment of other disorders as varied as depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder and psychosis?

Format

Magazine

Language

English

Author(s)

Robin Logie

Original Work Citation

Logie, R. (2014). EMDR—more than just a therapy for PTSD. The Psychologist, 27(7), 512-517.

Collection

Citation

“EMDR—more than just a therapy for PTSD,” Francine Shapiro Library, accessed September 24, 2020, https://emdria.omeka.net/items/show/23043.

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