10 Trauma-Informed Ways to Ease Stress

It is Stress Awareness Day! And what a loaded topic. Many of us know what stress feels like and most of us wish we had less of it. Stress responses…

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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 to listen.  

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EMDRIA Conference 2021 Preview

The EMDRIA Conference is just around the corner and we couldn’t be more excited. This year’s event will be virtual with sessions on November 6, 7, 9, 11, 13, and…

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Dr. E.C. Hurley, an Early EMDR Therapy Contributor, Dies

EMDRIA member Dr. E. C. Hurley, DMin, Ph.D., passed away on August 31, 2021. Dr. Hurley retired from the U.S. Army with 33 years of service in the active-duty Army…

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Board President Wendy Byrd Speaks on Podcasts to Discuss EMDR Therapy

Two recent podcasts on EMDR therapy feature EMDRIA Board of Directors Wendy Byrd, LPC, LMFT. Dr. Deniz Armagan interviews Byrd about EMDR therapy and her career path in his podcast,…

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Prince Harry Speaks Out About His Experience with EMDR Therapy

Several recent articles report on a docuseries just released on Apple TV+ called “The Me You Can’t See” in which Prince Harry and Oprah Winfrey discuss mental health. In the…

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Board Member Discusses Trauma-Informed Care with Colorado News Station

Denver’s 9News interviewed board member Marisol Solarte-Erlacher to discuss EMDR trauma-informed care in the wake of the March 2021 Boulder, Colorado supermarket shooting.

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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 by Senators Murphy (D-CT) and Blunt…

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Dr. AJ Popky, an Early EMDR Contributor, Dies

Arnold J. (AJ) Popky, Ph.D., lost his battle with COVID-19 and died on February 8, 2021. His death is a huge loss for his family, friends, and his EMDR family.…

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EMDRIA’s New President – Meeting the Needs of the Mission

As of January 1, 2021, Wendy Byrd, LPC, LMFT is now the president of the EMDRIA Board of Directors. We interviewed her as a way to introduce her to the…

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EMDR Resources in the Era of COVID-19

This compilation of resources edited by Marilyn Luber is intended to help EMDR therapists during the time of COVID-19. Luber states: “Everyone who has contributed to this work has done…

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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 registered which was the largest conference…

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