EMDR: When Your Brain Says No

Today when I sat down to do EMDR I had a lot of stuff going on in my life. I have had a hard week. Just sitting I could feel the anxiety radiating from my body. This blackness was crawling up my neck and choking me. When the therapist tried to tap into my mind, ...

EMDR Introduction…What Is It?

 EMDR:   Eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR) is a fairly new, nontraditional type of psychotherapy. It’s growing in popularity, particularly for treating post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). I had briefly looked into EMDR when I found my therapist. When I was looking her up I had noticed it was one of her specialties. Even a ...