Includes treatment for emotional , physical, & sexual abuse, emotional neglect as well as natural disasters.
Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing is used to help process trauma from the body. It is effective at decreasing the distress level from single event traumatic events like a car accident, fear of flying, or combat trauma. EMDR works like REM sleep. It processes memory, resulting in the decrease of emotional intensity. Memory is intact, with out the emotional triggers. This treatment is evidence based and approved by the military to treat PTSD.
Attachment Focused EMDR (AF-EMDR)
is used for people with complex early childhood trauma histories. The trauma may include Physical or Sexual Abuse or Emotional Neglect as a child, received over a period of time. AF_EMDR is also used for current issues including Chronic Pain, Betrayal, Grief and Loss, Aging Issues, Relational Trauma, Betrayal, and others. Adults who are experiencing current distress can heal from these early attachment trauma’s and current stressors with AF-EMDR.
Call or email Teresa to discover how you can heal with EMDR and or AF-EMDR.
Teresa Maples MS, LMHC, CSAT is in the process of attaining EMDRIA certification for EMDR and Attachment Focused EMDR. She is using these techniques with clients and is consulting with a Certified EMDR Therapist.