Explaining EMDR – A Guide for Parents and Carers

What is EMDR?

Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing or EMDR for short is a relatively new therapy originally developed to help people deal with the effects of traumatic experiences. It is an extremely effective treatment for children as well as adults who have had traumatic experiences.

It is also helpful for a variety of emotional and behaviour problems in adults and children.

There is a wealth of information about current research available on the World Wide Web (www.emdr.association.org.uk). This article answers the questions most frequently asked by parents and children. Continue reading “Explaining EMDR – A Guide for Parents and Carers”