Eye Movement Desensitisation Reprogramming (EMDR) is an innovative psychological therapy which was developed by an American Psychologist Francine Shapiro for the treatment of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder(PTSD).
It is recommended by the NICE (National Institute of Clinical Excellence) and WHO (World Health Organisation) for the treatment of PTSD.
When a traumatic or distressing event occurs, it overwhelms the natural coping mechanisms.
The memory and associated stimuli are stored in unprocessed form In isolated memory network which get triggered by various variables.
EMDR reduces the long lasting effects of distressing memories by engaging the brain’s natural processing mechanism thereby relieving present PTSD symptoms.
An EMDR session is 90 minutes.
Sessions cost £55.
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