Assessing the effectiveness of EMDR in the treatment of sexual trauma

Description

The authors provide a critical review of eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR) as an effective means of clinical treatment for survivors of sexual abuse. The authors review selected research findings, assessing strengths and limitations of each work. The authors present themes and patterns regarding the use of EMDR with sexual abuse victims and offer suggestions of best practice for applying EMDR as a complimentary intervention to other behavioral approaches.

Format

Journal

Language

English

Author(s)

Shanika Paylor
Chadwick Royal

Original Work Citation

Paylor, S., & Royal, C. (2016). Assessing the effectiveness of EMDR in the treatment of sexual trauma. The Practitioner Scholar: Journal of Counseling and Professional Psychology, 5.

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Citation

“Assessing the effectiveness of EMDR in the treatment of sexual trauma,” Francine Shapiro Library, accessed February 25, 2021, https://emdria.omeka.net/items/show/23730.

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