Given that attachment is the foundation for the establishment of emotional regulation skills, it is no surprise that addicts are triggered into addictive behaviors by reminders of attachment traumas. Read more in this article from the Spring 2021 issue of Go With That magazine by Julie Miller, MC, LPC, LISAC.
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Miller, J. (2021, June). EMDR and Addiction Stabilize Addiction, Avoid Relapse. Go With That magazine, 26(2), 8-17.
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EMDR Therapy and Addiction (Spring 2021), Go With That magazine
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