Chapter 6. Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR)

  1. Chris Freeman2 and
  2. Mick Power3
  1. John Spector

Published Online: 13 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470713242.ch6

Handbook of Evidence-based Psychotherapies: A Guide for Research and Practice

Handbook of Evidence-based Psychotherapies: A Guide for Research and Practice

How to Cite

Spector, J. (2007) Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR), in Handbook of Evidence-based Psychotherapies: A Guide for Research and Practice (eds C. Freeman and M. Power), John Wiley & Sons Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470713242.ch6

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Cullen Centre, Royal Edinburgh Hospital

  2. 3

    Clinical and Health Psychology, University of Edinburgh

Author Information

  1. Watford General Hospital, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471498209

Online ISBN: 9780470713242

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • eye movement desensitisation and reprocessing;
  • randomised control study;
  • dysfunctional memories;
  • dysmorphophobia;
  • work performance

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • Introduction

  • The Emdr Procedure

  • The Theoretical Basis of Emdr

  • Outcome Research in Emdr

  • Controversies in Emdr

  • Conclusion

  • References