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Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) Scripted Protocols Basics and Special Situations, 1st Edition

“This excellent book contains many different scripts, applicable to a number of special populations. It takes a practical approach and walks therapists step-by-step through the EMDR therapeutic process. [Readers] will not be disappointed.” Score: 93, 4 stars


Praise from a practicing EMDR therapist and user of Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) Scripted Protocols:
“Kudos to…everyone who contributed to this important volume….[It] is an indispensable resource. Thank you, thank you, thank you!”

–Andrea B. Goldberg, LCSW
EMDRIA Certified EMDR Therapist
EMDRIA Consultant-in-training
Bloomfield and Newark, NJ

This book serves as a one-stop resource where therapists can access a wide range of word-for-word scripted protocols for EMDR practice, including the past, present, and future templates. These scripts are conveniently outlined in an easy-to-use, manual style template for therapists, allowing them to have a reliable, consistent form and procedure when using EMDR with clients.

The book contains an entire section on the development of resources and on clinician self-care. There is a self-awareness questionnaire to assist clinicians in identifying potential problems that often arise in treatment, allowing for strategies to deal with them. Also included are helpful past memory, current triggers and future template worksheet scripts.

Key topics include:

  • Client history taking that will inform the treatment process of patients
  • Resource development to help clients identify and target their problems to regain control when issues appear overwhelming
  • Scripts for the 6 basic EMDR Protocols for traumatic events, current anxieties and behaviors, recent traumatic events, phobias, excessive grief, and illness and somatic disorders
  • Early intervention procedures for man-made and natural catastrophes
  • EMDR and early interventions for groups, including work with children, adolescents, and adults
  • Written workbook format for individual or group EMDR
  • EMDR to enhance performance and positive emotion

About the Author

Marilyn Luber, PhD, has been in private practice in Philadelphia since 1987. For over 15 years she has trained facilitators nationally and internationally in EMDR, Levels I & II. She is also a consultant to EMDR-Germany and EMDR-Israel, and coordinates the Luber Seminar Series, specializing in EMDR. She has received numerous awards including the Francine Shapiro EMDR International Association Award (2005), the Outstanding Contribution EMDRIA Award (2003), and the EMDR HAP Humanitarian Services Award (1987). Dr. Luber is a member of APA, ISTSS, ISSD, and the Silvan Tomkins Institute. She is the author of EMDR Scripted Protocols: Basics and Special Situations, EMDR Scripted Protocols: Special Populations, two CD-ROMS, and a forthcoming book on anxiety, depression and medical-related issues.

Product Details :

  • Paperback: 480 pages
  • Publisher: Springer Publishing Company; 1 edition (May 18, 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 082612237X
  • ISBN-13: 978-0826122377
  • Product Dimensions: 10.8 x 8.4 x 1.2 inches

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