EMDR therapy is recognized as a highly effective therapy for the permanent elimination of the symptoms of stress and trauma. This innovative and powerful psychotherapy model was developed by Dr. Francine Shapiro in 1987 primarily to address the impact of trauma and PTSD. EMDR has been rigorously been studied and results have been published substantiating EMDR’s efficacy. Numerous International organizations have endorsed EMDR:
The International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies
US Department of Defense/Veterans Affairs
The American Psychological Association
The American Psychiatric Association
The World Health Organization
EMDR is a regulated psychotherapy model, involving certification and ongoing consultation. Tricia is a member of EMDR Canada working towards certification. As a trained EMDR Therapist, Tricia offers this therapy to adults, children and youth.