EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing) is a psychotherapy that enables people to heal from the symptoms and emotional distress that are the result of disturbing life experiences. Repeated studies show that by using EMDR therapy people can experience the benefits of psychotherapy that once took years to make a difference (emdr.com, 2020).
Overall, if you’re suffering from one illness, it’s much more difficult to overcome another. Fortunately, EMDR effectively targets triggers contributing to addictive behavior.
Our peers are part of our interdisciplinary team and provide an aspect and dynamic to the team that better supports people in their recovery.