The Role of Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) Therapy in Medicine: Addressing the Psychological & Physical Symptoms Stemming from Adverse Life Experiences

” A substantial body of research shows that adverse life experiences contribute to both psychological and bio-medical pathology.  Eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR) therapy is an empirically validated treatment for trauma, including such negative life experiences as commonly present in medical practice.  The positive therapeutic outcomes rapidly achieved without homework or detailed description of the disturbing event offer the medical community an efficient treatment approach with a wide range of applications.”

Click the link below to read the full article on EMDR, what it is, and how it is used, by Francine Shapiro, PhD:



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