Marisol Erlacher

Meet EMDRIA’s New Board President – Protector of the Vision

As of January 1, 2023, Marisol Erlacher, LPC, is now the EMDRIA Board of Directors president. We interviewed her to introduce her to the…

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Board President Wendy Byrd Discusses The Impact of Untreated Trauma

The Behavioral Health Today Podcast interviewed Board President Wendy Byrd, LPC, LMFT, in this episode of their podcast, “The Impact of Trauma.” Click below…

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EMDRIA Joins Forces with the Mental Health Liaison Group to Urge Congress to Continue the TREAT Act

The undersigned organizations are in support of the recent reintroduction of the Temporary Reciprocity to Ensure Access to Treatment (TREAT) Act (H.R. 708/S168) led…

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EMDRIA Conference 2020 Changing Lives

EMDRIA Virtual Conference 2020

The first-ever Virtual EMDRIA Conference 2020 was a success! Thanks to all who participated. We had more than 1,800 attendees representing 36 countries who…

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EMDRIA’s Commitment to Confront the Trauma of Racial Injustice

The EMDRIA Board of Directors recently issued the following statement to our members regarding racial discrimination and the disproportionate experience of violence by police…

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How EMDR Therapists are Adapting EMDR Trauma Therapy During COVID-19

“COVID-19 has moved most therapy online, and for those who were in the middle of EMDR therapy, therapists face a major challenge on how to…

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EMDRIA COVID-19 Update

Dear Colleagues: We hope you are all weathering the challenges of COVID-19 well. We know this is an unprecedented time and wanted to express…

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How EMDR Therapy Opens a Window to the Brain

“Rather than rely on the deliberate manipulation of beliefs and behaviors as occurs in cognitive behavior therapy, or the use of the relationship as…

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EMDR, VA PTSD Treatment, Helps Veteran After 10th Deployment

EMDR therapy is featured on the official blog of the U.S. Department of Veteran’s Affairs.  EMDR therapy helped Rogelio “Roger” Rodriguez treat his PTSD…

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Brains That Learn Not to Fear

Research Callout: Holmes’ (2019) review in Nature journal summarizes how Baek et al’s (2019) article sheds more light on possible mechanisms of EMDR therapy:…

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EMDR as Treatment for Survivors of School Shooting

EMDR in Esquire magazine. “EMDR success stories passed like good gossip in the small town.” Excerpt from Copeland, L. (2018, Nov 18). Chardon, Ohio:…

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