eye movement desensitization and reprocessing

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eye movement desensitization and reprocessing

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EMDR

A treatment for post-traumatic stress disorder and other conditions in which a person recalls a disturbing memory while looking to the left or right (or listening to sounds or attending to tactile stimulation of one hand and then the other).

eye movement desensitization and reprocessing,

n psychophysiologic treatment that proposes to remove painful memories by providing a moving object for the eye to track while the therapist and patient use deconditioning therapy. Also called
EMDR.
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She suffered for two decades until a pal recommended EMDR – Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing.
Although newer approaches, like eye movement desensitisation and reprocessing (EMDR), are not covered in the book, the authors believed that the latter approaches certainly fit the CBT trauma framework, as both EMDR and CBT aim to help individuals process the trauma.
It's called eye movement desensitisation and reprocessing, and it helps guest star Holly Aird to remember everything that occurred on the night a friend went missing two decades ago.
AEMDR stands for Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing.
The treatment - Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing - has been used in the United States.