the eye of a person in EMDR therapy program

EMDR Therapy Program

EMDR or Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing is a therapeutic intervention initially used for people with PTSD and other trauma. In the 1980s, psychotherapist Francine Shapiro noticed that her patients experienced some relief from stress when using eye movements. Dr. Shapiro also used tapping her fingers or other movements that grabbed the patient’s attention. In…