EMDR group therapy: Emerging principles and protocols for trauma and beyond (Springer, 2023)

This 23 chapter book provides both theoretical background and practical applications of using EMDR therapy in group settings with a variety of populations.

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EMDR Therapy, Addiction, and Recovery

September is National Recovery Month, a time to recognize those in recovery and those struggling with addiction. Recovery is possible. We turned to EMDRIA…

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The Oxford Handbook of EMDR (Oxford, 2023)

This handbook includes entries on the theoretical framework for EMDR therapy, specific populations, and enhancing clinical competency.

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EMDR Therapy: A Comprehensive Trauma-Focused Solution to Treat Addiction

This course discusses treating trauma to treat addiction using the Palette of EMDR Interventions in Addiction and the MET(T)A Protocol.

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The Effects of EMDR Therapy on Pregnant Clients With Substance Use Disorders: A Narrative, Scoping Literature Review (Journal of EMDR Practice and Research)

This literature review explores pregnant women with co-occurring substance misuse through the lens of AIP and EMDR therapy intervention.

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The Effectiveness of EMDR With Individuals Experiencing Substance Use Disorder: A Meta-Analysis (Journal of EMDR Practice and Research)

This meta-analysis synthesizes studies on the effectiveness of trauma-focused & addiction-focused EMDR for people with substance use disorder.

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A randomized study to compare the effects of EMDR added to TAU on substance memory in a residential addiction setting (Journal of Substance Use)

Study suggests that EMDR and treatment as usual in substance use disorder inpatient in a residential setting may reduce substance craving.

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EMDR Therapy, Addictions and Mindfulness

Hear from Dr. Stephen Dansiger, EMDR therapist and consultant, MET(T)A Protocol creator and pioneer in the Buddhist recovery field discuss EMDR therapy and addictions and mindfulness.

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Applying EMDR for Acute Addiction and Complex Trauma in Women

This course highlights the AIP model, EMDR, and best practices to treat women struggling with co-occurring addiction and complex trauma.

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EMDR Therapy and Addictions

EMDRIA member Julie Miller, LPC, LISAC discusses her work with EMDR therapy and people with addictions in this episode of Let’s Talk EMDR podcast.

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Addictions

Top Ten Tips for EMDR Therapists in Alcohol and Drug Inpatient Treatment Facilities

By David Franks, MS, LAC, LPCC, NCC, EMDR-T Determine Appropriateness of the Use of EMDR Reprocessing Phases Having a good assessment process is vital…

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Treating posttraumatic stress disorder in substance use disorder patients with co-occurring posttraumatic stress disorder: Study protocol for a randomized controlled trial to compare the effectiveness of different types and timings of treatment (BMC Psychiatry)

This study is the first to compare effects of Prolonged Exposure (PE), EMDR, and Imagery Rescripting (ImRs) in one study.

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