EMDR: eye movements superior to beeps in taxing working memory and reducing vividness of recollections.


Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is effectively treated with eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR) with patients making eye movements during recall of traumatic memories. Many therapists have replaced eye movements with bilateral beeps, but there are no data on the effects of beeps. Experimental studies suggest that eye movements may be… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.brat.2010.11.003


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