Category: Features

This is the listing page for all Features articles.

A new NHS competence framework for EMDR

Summer 2021

Oenone Dudley summarises a new competence framework for EMDR, which she co-authored. The framework was recently published by UCL.

Help or hindrance? Medication in therapy

Summer 2021

As the use of psychotropic medication becomes increasingly widespread, therapists have a responsibility to understand their place. Dannie Rosenhammer reports on a recent EMDR UK webinar given by psychiatrist Dr Millia Begum.

A deeper look at interweaves through the lens of dissociation theory

Summer 2021

Olivier Piedfort-Marin''s workshop considered the 'Psychological Process of Integration of Traumatic Memories in EMDR Psychotherapy'. Omar Sattaur reports.

Deep Brain Reorienting: unlocking body memory

Summer 2021

Abrar Hussain was fascinated by Dr Frank Corrigan’s talk on Deep Brain Reorienting (DBR) and the role of the midbrain in processing trauma.

Preventing and managing secondary trauma among supervisees

Summer 2021

Jessica Woolliscroft looks at the difficulties of managing secondary trauma in supervision groups

The potential impact of group protocols on lifting the burden of trauma

Summer 2021

Emma McClane reports on research into group approaches to EMDR therapy, one of the themes of this year’s Europe Conference.

EMDR Therapy and Research: what have we got right and what can we improve?

Summer 2021

The evidence base for EMDR is very good. The trouble is that guidelines for treatment are woefully out of date. Professor Chris Lee revealed the forces that EMDR has to fight against.

Serendipitous resource installation

Summer 2021

Michael Hase holds that it is essential to resource depressed patients prior to Phase 4 processing and offered 'instant' resourcing approach.