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EMDR

EMDR or Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing is a leading model of trauma treatment in the United States and throughout the world. Develped in the mid-1980's by Dr. Francine Shapiro, EMDR is one of the most researched and effective forms of trauma and PTSD treatment. It has consistently proven to be 80-95% effective with a variety of populations or issues - including the following:

  • Combat stress / PTSD
  • Rape victims
  • Sexual abuse
  • Phyical abuse
  • Domestic violence
  • Car accidents
  • Boating accidents
  • Near drowning experiences
  • Trauma related phobias
  • Homocide scenarios
  • Suicide scenarios
  • Mugging incidents
  • Robbery incidents
  • Natuaral disasters such as hurricanes, tornadoes, and earthquakes


EMDR is unlike any other form of treatment and noticable positive results are expected in as little as 1-2 sessions. Full and complete trauma treatment may be achieved in as little as 6-10 sessions depending on the complexity and severity of the trauma. 

For more information on EMDR, please go to www.emdr.com where you can find actual research articles and a variety of other helpful information.

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