Taller than the ceiling: How to use EMDR in patients with autism
Autism spectrum disorders, in both CAMHS and adult presentations, are characterised by aberrant processing and understanding of information, with often an interactive traumatogenic effect. Individuals who are very ‘matter of fact’ can benefit from standard EMDR protocol. Understanding certain specifics and patterns of mood and behaviour is important, as are the many ways of utilising pictorial methods. Complexity can be deconstructed in i.e. attachment, forensic repercussions as a forum for treatment of patients and their families, using a systemic approach.
Original Work Citation
Brand=Flu, R. (2015, October). Taller than the ceiling: How to use EMDR in patients with autism. Presentation at the 6th EMDR Autumn Workshop Conference, York, England
“Taller than the ceiling: How to use EMDR in patients with autism,” Francine Shapiro Library, accessed November 29, 2020, https://emdria.omeka.net/items/show/23464.