Eye movement desensitization and reprocessing, or EMDR, as a nontraditional type of psychotherapy especially used for treating post-traumatic stress disorder, according to WebMD. EMDR uses the rapid, rhythmic eye movemen... More »

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EMDR, which stands for eye movement desensitization and reprocessing, is a type of psychotherapy used to treat psychological disorders such as post-traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD, panic attacks, different types of an... More »

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Eye movement desensitization and reprocessing treatment is a nontraditional type of psychotherapy that utilizes the patient's rapid eye movements, according to WebMD. Therapists most often use the treatment on patients w... More »

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The Mayo Clinic defines EMDR as eye movement desensitization and reprocessing. It is a type of psychotherapy, also known as talk therapy, used to treat post-traumatic stress disorder. More »

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The main benefit of eye movement desensitization and reprocessing therapy, or EMDR, is that it enables patients to recover from traumatic experiences in a much shorter amount of time than talk therapy requires, according... More »

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Traumatic experiences such as accidents, rape, illness, war and childbirth can trigger post-traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD, and manifest as hypervigilance, reliving the event, insomnia, psychological numbing and avoi... More »

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Doctors treat children with post-traumatic stress disorder with any combination of cognitive behavioral therapy, eye movement desensitization and reprocessing, relaxation therapy and medication, according to Drugs.com. C... More »