What is EMDR?
EMDR is a powerful psychological treatment method that was developed by a clinical psychologist, Dr Francine Shapiro.
A wealth of research has been conducted demonstrating the benefits of EMDR in treating psychological trauma arising from experiences as diverse as war related experiences, childhood abuse or neglect, natural disaster, assault, road traffic accidents and workplace accidents.
Recent research also suggests benefits of using EMDR in treating a number of condidtion including anxiety disorders, depression and chronic pain. EMDR has been found to be of benefit to children as well as adults.