EMDR4Ukrainebc

Ulyana (Translator Extraordinaire) Crystal Arber This past weekend we accomplished a successful EMDR group workshop. Using a popular evidenced-based group protocol 17 women processed the worst and most disturbing parts of the invasion of Ukraine. Our team is grateful to the society of Ivan Franko who hosted our event and helped make the workshop a…

Free Psychological EMDR Services For Displaced Women of War –

Donate What Our Trauma Recovery Network  Has Accomplished Our Trauma Recovery Team  EMDR HAP has been busy facilitating workshops to help offer free psychological EMDR workshops for women and their children fleeing from the war. We now have a team of 14 therapists who are providing EMDR translation and free follow-up counselling!  Sponsors and Hosts…

Sex & Abuse of Power

Sex & Abuse of  Power 2022 – June 29th – is an incredibly historic day for women and in particular for black women. A famous artist with lots of power is brought down for human trafficking, sex abuse, and child pornography.  R.Kelly  Justice is served.  I have never witnessed anything like this in my lifetime….

EMDR in a Group- Benefits

The benefits of doing EMDR in a group are : Community and friendship Being with peers who have had similar experiences You don’t have to talk about your trauma A private experience in a community The benefit of processing in an intensive format for more than one hour is to release nasty negative emotions and…

Goodbye EMDR 90 mins Hello EMDR 2.0

EMDR 2.0 created by Dr.  Ad de Jongh is a fast effective technique. Drawing from the theory taxing the working memory, research has shown that using multiple forms of bilateral stimulation at the same time while focusing on the most disturbing aspect of a traumatic event can reduce disturbance as fast as 10 minutes. While…

Military Sexual Trauma

Sexual trauma is a reality in most systems including the military.  If you are a woman who has been sexually harassed or assaulted within your workplace by a higher-ranking boss, you have been morally injured. Betrayal within your team and by a supervisor is the worst kind of betrayal. Initially, the betrayal such as sexual…

Are you a Physician Dealing With Compassion Fatigue? What if it’s Ongoing Traumatic Stress That Can Be Treated?

Pre COVID we read a lot about compassion fatigue and burnout. These terms are commonly used by health care providers and educators. Understandably healthcare educators want to help the helper by teaching good self-care strategies to physicians, nurses and other healthcare professionals. While self-care methods are very important; I want to stress that these methods…

Trauma Recovery Network Helps Persons Displaced from War

https://videos.files.wordpress.com/SzcAQdML/our-trauma-recovery-network-is-helping-displaced-persons-of-war-with-emdr-group-treatment-1.mp4   Our Trauma Recovery Network is a group of professional therapists who are dedicating personal time to providing high-quality Free EMDR in a group format for those displaced by war.  We are part of the EMDR HAP program EMDR HAP As a group member, you do not have to talk about anything that happened…

Group EMDR for Vicarious Trauma

Are you a first responder who is in a management position? Are you aware that some of your staff are suffering from vicarious trauma? Are you concerned about staff taking too many taking medical leaves?  Introducing EMDR in a group format. EMDR can be delivered in a group setting in an intensive format which is…

For Persons Displaced From War

Go Fund Me Please help us pay for interpreter services to provide pro bono EMDR group services to persons displaced by the war in Ukraine Click Here Sign up here for registration to this 2-day Registration Form group event!