TITLE

Like a Ghost

AUTHOR(S)
Errebo, Nancy; Courtois, Christine
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Psychotherapy Networker Magazine;Jan/Feb2007, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p73
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the use of Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) to help a U.S. soldier deal with the psychological trauma he suffered from the war in Iraq. The subject showed symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder, suffered from alienation and loneliness, and felt a growing sense of estrangement from his wife. EMDR was used to evoke a painful memory of a street fight in Iraq in which a young mother was killed.
ACCESSION #
23609924

 

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