eye movement desensitization and reprocessing

(EMDR)

is a kind of

In practice directed eye movement and other rhythmic stimulation directed by the psychotherapist play less of a role in this method of psychotherapy than its name implies. EMDR integrates these techniques with several other procedures, including psychodynamic, cognitive, behavioral and other techniques, based on a theory that this facilitates access to the information systems of the brain to treat mental disorders and symptoms, especially posttraumatic stress disorder.

Find more information about EMDR at GoodTherapy.org.

Glossary

Books

Movies

People

QR code

Opinion

Daily Tweets

CNS Drug: #CNSDOD
Notable Person: #BHCPOD
Phobia: #BNphobia
Term: #BHCTOD

National Conference Tweetchats

10/20-25: AACAP
#AACAPAM14
10/23-26: AAPL
#AAPL2014
10/25-29: AOAAM
#AOAAM2014

 

Glossaries

Connect with us