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Health

EMDR IS FOR PATIENTS SO TRAUMATIZED THAT FULL RECOVERY IS THOUGHT TO BE IMPOSSIBLE

TRAUMATIZED BEYOND REPAIR? The Body Keeps the Score, (2014) by Bessel van der Kolk, M.D., CHAPTER 17 – PUTTING THE PIECES BACK TOGETHER: SELF-LEADERSHIP, Traumatized beyond hope, page 280: “Traumatized people suffer from many different types of clinical disorders. Dissociative identity disorder (DID) at one time was called multiple personality disorder. As dramatic as its…

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Education

EMDR DOES NOT REVISIT THE ORIGINAL TRAUMA IN DETAIL

BUY THIS BOOK: This is an unauthorized reproduction of copyrighted material. I purchased my copy for only $11.00 on Amazon and you should too. Here is a transcription, posting and publishing of the Association and Integration section from CHAPTER 15, LETTING GO OF THE PAST: EMDR, The Body Keeps the Score, by Bessel van der…

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IS EMDR THE NEXT BIG THING?

The bilateral stimulation of EMDR can alter brain states in a manner similar to that seen during REM sleep. The so-called royal family has never appealed to me. When I had cable TV, I would always tune the royals out. Royalty is a scam in my opinion. I have never watched, listened to, or read…

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Reprogramming Trauma Without Traditional Talk Therapy

How Eye Movement Desensitizing and Reprocessing Works. The amazing thing about eye movement desensitizing and reprocessing (EMDR) is that the brain and body do all the work. The mind is not actively involved. There is no therapy per se, performed by the EMDR therapist. Reprocessing frees something in the mind/brain to activate new images, feelings…

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Liberation

PTSD & EMDR

EMDR Heals Traumatic Memories. Eye movement desensitizing and reprogramming (EMDR) has brought about a miraculous healing of my posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). EMDR is one of the greatest things to happen in my life since I got sober on January 21, 2004. Step by step, bit by bit, my brokenness has been repaired. All it…

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HEALING PAST MEMORIES WITH EMDR

Eye Movement Desensitizing and Reprogramming cleared childhood trauma from my neural pathways. Due to my traumatic childhood, I have found it impossible to show true affection to any other human being. I loved my dog during my turbulent childhood and so as an adult I could only love dogs. On some level I felt that…

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WHAT CAUSES ALCOHOLISM? The Body Keeps The Score, Part One

Twelve Steps & Twelve Traditions: Damaging Emotional Conflicts Cause Alcoholism “Very deep, sometimes quite forgotten, damaging emotional conflicts persist below the level of consciousness. At the time of these occurrences, they may actually have given our emotions violent twists which have since discolored our personalities and altered our lives for the worse.” -12 Steps &…