What is EMDR Therapy?
EMDR or eye movement desensitization reprocessing is a very popular tool for reducing symptoms related to trauma, reduction in anxiety and overall relief from bothersome thoughts, memories or events.
Designated as Effective By:
- American Psychiatric Association
- World Health Organization (WHO)
- U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
- Department of Defense
- U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
- Many international health agencies
EMDR Therapy: A Unique Approach
EMDR is a short term therapy that can offers participants of all ages relief after only a few sessions. Sherri Jacobs weaves EMDR therapy into her traditional practice, offering participants an opportunity for rapid relief from symptoms related to trauma, improved insight, and an overall sense of well being. Through bilateral stimulation using eye movement, sound, or tactile stimulation, this process imitates what happens in our brain during the REM stage of sleep.
How can an EMDR therapist help you?
Sherri Jacobs is an EMDR therapist in Overland Park offering an integrative psychotherapy approach which has been extensively researched, and proven effective for rapid reduction of symptoms related trauma. EMDR is also beneficial for people dealing with anxiety, depression, phobias,complex grief, issues with self esteem, and other problems in daily living.