Category: Practice

This is the listing page for all Practice articles from the Spring 2024 Edition

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Considerations for the use of EMDR in processing racial and other socially inflicted traumas

Spring 2024

Not all trauma is the same. In the first of her two part article, Amal Wartalska guides us through important considerations when working with people who have experienced socially inflicted trauma. She argues that without due consideration to these issues as therapists, we risk reinforcing the trauma that people have already suffered.

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EMDR for people with intellectual disabilities

Spring 2024

Joanne Porter's joy in her work shines through this informative article on working with people with intellectual disabilities. She highlights that such individuals are more likely to experience trauma than people without such disabilities but that they are less likely to receive the appropriate trauma therapy. Using some examples from her practice she shows how the standard protocol can be adapted for use with PWID.