EMDR Therapy's Efficacy in the Treatment of Pain

  title={EMDR Therapy's Efficacy in the Treatment of Pain},
  author={Jonas Tesarz and Manon Wicking and Kathrin Bernardy and Gunter Harry Seidler},
  journal={Journal of EMDR Practice and Research},
  pages={337 - 344}
Chronic pain is the most common global cause of functional and quality of life limitations. Although there are many effective therapies for the treatment of acute pain, chronic pain is often unsatisfactory. Against this background, there is currently an urgent need to develop innovative therapies that enable more efficient pain relief. Psychosocial factors play an important role in the development and persistence of chronic pain. Especially in patients with high levels of emotional stress… 
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