traumatic incident reduction


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traumatic incident reduction,

n a meridian-based psychotherapy that involves repeated recall, or “viewing,” of a memory that a client experienced as damaging. Used to help those with post–traumatic stress disorder, the sessions are nonhypnotic, one-on-one, and highly structured.
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