Hernández outlines the SPACEHOGS acronym (that includes socioeconomics, priviledge, age, etc.). Each of these categories combined offers an overview of client experience to inform an EMDR clinician in better historytaking, understanding targets, resourcing, creating cognitive interweaves, and beyond. This approach is important to address our personal biases about the clients who give us the honor to see them. Learn more in this article from the Fall 2020 issue of Go With That magazine by Cío Hernández, Ph.D., LMFT, LPCC.
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Hernández, C. (2020, September). Spacehogs Make a Difference. Go With That magazine, 25(3), 28-33.
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EMDR Therapy and Racial Trauma (Fall 2020), Go With That magazine
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