EMDR through an Adoptee’s Eyes

The Shameless Mom Podcast episode “Maya Luque: The Heart of the Matter: EMDR through an Adoptee’s Eyes” discusses how EMDR therapy helped Maya Luque recover from trauma.

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Stress, Resilience, and EMDR

April is Stress Awareness Month. Stress is a natural reaction that we experience when there is danger around us, or when we perceive that there might be danger around us.…

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More Mental Health Help for New and Expectant Mothers in England Includes EMDR Therapy

The National Health Service in England is offering expanded mental health initiatives for new and expectant mothers which includes using EMDR therapy. Read more about it in this BBC article.

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How EMDR Therapy Helped Me Find Healing in a Most Daunting Year

This personal essay by Kristin Auble appeared in Vogue magazine.  She writes about her journey through EMDR therapy and how it improved her mental health.

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How EMDR Therapy Can Improve Reproductive Health in Women with PTSD

This blog post from the U.S Department on Veterans Affairs “Improving Reproductive Health in Women with PTSD” highlights how EMDR therapy can be used before, during, and after pregnancy to help…

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Proposed Legislation Created to Help Prevent Stress and Burnout Among Health Care Professionals

Proposed legislation to help prevent stress and burnout in health care professionals features EMDR therapy as a treatment option. Ask your legislators to support “The Workplace Violence Prevention Act for…

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EMDR Therapy and Bipolar Disorder

March 30 is World Bipolar Day. Bipolar disorders are often lifelong conditions in which a person experiences widely varying mood changes swinging from feelings of mania to feelings of depression.…

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Courage, Neurobiology, and EMDR Therapy

Leaning forward into adversity takes courage. Research now shows that the brain may actually reward this courage. Following ongoing research is exciting as the scientific community learns more about our…

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How EMDR Therapy Can Help Post Relationship Breakup

Many of us have had a partner cheat on us. In this article, “8 Things to Keep in Mind if You’re Dating Again after Being Cheated on” the author discusses…

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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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EMDR Therapy and Eating Disorders

This week is National Eating Disorders Awareness Week. Eating disorders and related body image distortion disorders are difficult to cope with and treat. Eating disorders are serious mental health conditions…

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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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