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Family Affairs

smART Studio Licensed Sex Therapist, Lisa Thomas,

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36 MIN2017 NOV 22
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EMDR stands forEye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing. It's a specific form of psychological therapy that aims to rewire your brain's processing of traumatic events. EMDR has become increasingly popular in recent years and has gained acceptance throughout the Psychology and Counseling worlds. Having originated as a treatment for soldiers suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), EMDR is more widely practiced now as an effective treatment for sexual assault trauma, grief, and other traumatic memories. Licensed Sex Therapist and EMDR Practitioner, Denise Onofrey, is an expert in this type of treatment. We were so lucky to have her on the show, to gain a better understanding of the process, the science behind it, and to hear some success stories from her personal experiences practicing EMDR professionally. Whether you know someone who could use help overcoming psychologic