EMDR

Insights Counseling Group now offers Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing Therapy (EMDR).

Currently we have therapists who are trained in EMDR. For information, please contact our office at (530) 887-1300.

What is EMDR?

Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing therapy is a powerful psychotherapy approach that has helped over an estimated two million people of all ages relieve many types of psychological distress

What kind of problems can EMDR Therapy treat?

Scientific research has established EMDR therapy as effective for post traumatic stress. However, clinician also have reported success using EMDR therapy in treatment of the following conditions. 

  • Personality Disorders
  • Panic Attacks
  • Complicated Grief
  • Disturbing Memories
  • Phobias
  • Eating Disorders
  • Performance Anxiety
  • Stress Reduction
  • Addictions
  • Sexual and/or Physical Abuse
  • Pain Disorders

How long does EMDR Therapy take?

One or more sessions are required for the therapist to understand the nature of the problem and to decide whether EMDR therapy is an appropriate treatment. The therapist will also discuss EMDR therapy more fully and provide an opportunity to answer questions about the method. Once the therapist and client have agreed that EMDR therapy is appropriate for the specific problem, the actual EMDR therapy may begin.

 

-Information about EMDR therapy is extracted from www.EMDRIA.org