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Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)

EMDR is an evidence-based psychotherapy for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). Successful outcomes are also well documented in the literature for EMDR treatment of other psychiatric disorders, mental health problems, and somatic symptoms. The model on which EMDR is based, Adaptive Information Processing (AIP), posits that much of psychopathology is due to the maladaptive encoding of and/or incomplete processing of traumatic or disturbing life experiences. This impairs the client’s ability to integrate these experiences in an adaptive manner.

The eight-phase, three-pronged process of EMDR facilitates the resumption of normal information processing and integration. This treatment approach, which targets past experience, current triggers, and future potential challenges, results in the alleviation of presenting symptoms, a decrease or elimination of distress from the disturbing memory, improved view of the self, relief from bodily disturbance, and resolution of present and future anticipated triggers.

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