Do early interventions prevent PTSD? A systematic review and meta-analysis of the safety and efficacy of early interventions after sexual assault (European Journal of Psychotraumatology)

Findings suggest that early interventions can lead to durable effects on PTSD severity after sexual assault.

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Early intervention with eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR) therapy to reduce the severity of posttraumatic stress symptoms in recent rape victims: Study protocol for a randomized controlled trial (European Journal of Psychotraumatology)

This RCT examines the efficacy of early EMDR therapy aimed to reduce the severity of posttraumatic stress symptoms in victims of recent rape.

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The Child-Centered EMDR Approach: A Case Study Investigating a Young Girl’s Treatment for Sexual Abuse (Journal of EMDR Practice and Research)

Article addresses the underrepresented area of eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR) treatment for sexually abused children.

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Protecting Those Who Protect Others

An interview with two first responders and mental health therapists—Jim Reynolds and Brian Simmons—about protecting those who protect others.

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Kronos Abuses His Son: A Case Study of Severe Interpersonal Trauma, Dissociation, and Survival in Adolescence (Journal of EMDR Practice and Research)

Case conceptualization, therapeutic intervention, and therapeutic progress of a hospitalized adolescent with PTSD following parental abuse.

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L’EMDR avec les auteurs de violences sexuelles : recourir aux éléments moteurs des infractions pour orienter la conceptualisation et le traitement (Journal of EMDR Practice and Research)

Les données disponibles montrent que les auteurs de violences sexuelles ont connu des niveaux d’expériences défavorables de l’enfance (ACE : …

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Intensive EMDR to Treat Patients With Complex Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: A Case Series (Journal of EMDR Practice and Research)

There is mounting evidence suggesting that increasing the frequency of EMDR treatment sessions, PTSD treatment outcomes significantly improve.

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Thérapie de groupe EMDR pour des femmes agressées sexuellement au Congo (Journal of EMDR Practice and Research)

Chaque année, des milliers de femmes sont victimes d’agressions sexuelles en République démocratique du Congo. En 2008, l’auteur a été invité…

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EMDR With Sex Offenders: Using Offense Drivers to Guide Conceptualization and Treatment (Journal of EMDR Practice and Research)

After review of sex offender literature, authors developed offense drivers model designed to guide and inform EMDR therapy with sex offenders.

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Perceptions and Use of EMDR Therapy in Rape Crisis Centers (Journal of EMDR Practice and Research)

Do rape crisis centers use EMDR therapy? Practitioners’ perceptions of EMDR, and the provider characteristics that might support/hinder use.

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EMDR Group Therapy With Women Who Were Sexually Assaulted in the Congo (Journal of EMDR Practice and Research)

Brief psychotherapeutic approach for sexually assaulted women suffering from PTSD: EMDR Integrative Group Treatment Protocol (EMDR-IGTP).

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The Provision of an EMDR-Based Multicomponent Trauma Treatment With Child Victims of Severe Interpersonal Trauma (Journal of EMDR Practice and Research)

Phase-based trauma treatment for children victims of severe interpersonal trauma (rape, sexual abuse, violence, neglect, abandonment).

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