Anxiety or Panic Attack Symptoms can be frightening. Proven EMDR therapy can help.

Often doctors prescribe benzodiazephines or SSRI antidepressants for Panic disorder.  A Significant number of people taking these medications find the side-effects unacceptable. And, over a 5 year longitudinal study, the Continue Reading →

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Camp Pendleton Military Spouses dealing with deployment & transition upon return

Are you a military spouse who deals with the special challenge of deployments and returns home after deployment?  Nearby you have a caring EMDR therapist with a lot of experience Continue Reading →

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Kay Simmeth Offers Anxiety Therapy in La Canada Flintridge 91011

Anxiety is distressing.  Some people have tried many ways to cope which sadly haven’t worked very well or very long. This can impact your ability to accomplish the passionate goals Continue Reading →

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Help for Angry Preschooler by Counselor in Friday Harbor WA 98250

A wonderful therapy for children, even young children, helps them return to their naturally healthy selves quite fast.  It is called Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing, or EMDR.  Please read Continue Reading →

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PTSD Treatment in Los Angeles

Are you experiencing a confusing hodge-podge of symptoms?  This can make people worry that they are crazy.  But be assured this is not craziness, this is likely to be PTSD, Continue Reading →

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Stress, Trauma or PTSD Help in Seattle, Friday Harbor, and Poulsbo

Are you experiencing a confusing hodge-podge of symptoms?  This can make people worry that they are crazy.  But be assured this is not craziness, this is likely to be PTSD, Continue Reading →

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Depression Treatment in Sacramento — getting at the root of it

Do you want to get at the root of your depression?  Are you tired of trying the same methods in the Sacramento Area, finding your gains do not last?  Please Continue Reading →

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Help for Depression in San Diego

Karen Wager-Smith, Phd, a neuroscientist researcher of Depression contacted me to let me know what she and her colleague discovered through research.  When they stressed lab rats and expected to Continue Reading →

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Trauma and PTSD Help in Colorado cities of Denver and Colorado Springs

You or a loved one have experienced trauma.  Is there a confusing hodge-podge of symptoms?  This can make people worry that they are crazy.  But be assured this is not Continue Reading →

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PTSD Help for Arizonans in Phoenix, Scottsdale, Prescott, Tucson and Chandler

Are you experiencing a confusing hodge-podge of symptoms?  This can make people worry that they are crazy.  But be assured this is not craziness, this is likely to be PTSD, Continue Reading →

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Help for PTSD (post-traumatic stress disorder) in Boston and Eastern Mass.

Are you experiencing a confusing hodge-podge of symptoms?  This can make people worry that they are crazy.  But be assured this is not craziness, this is likely to be PTSD, Continue Reading →

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Couples Therapy, Relationship Help and EMDR Counseling in Auburn

Do you find yourself discouraged and frustrated about an important relationship? You are not alone, and help is available.  Merrill Powers, LCSW, EAC is an experienced counselor who can help Continue Reading →

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Social Anxiety Counseling on the S.F. Bay Peninsula

Social Anxiety is no fun.  But overcoming it makes room for more options and more confidence in your life.  If you live in the Peninsula, in cities such as San Continue Reading →

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Need more Confidence? Help with Social Anxiety in San Mateo

A wonderful Certified EMDR Therapist in San Mateo is Moby Coquillard, LMFT. He loves to see how EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing) counseling can help people process the bad Continue Reading →

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3 Women Abducted in Cleveland: Psychiatrist Josh Weiner Recommends EMDR

Karen Forte, DCSW, LCSW is an EMDRIA Approved Consultant and Therapist in Bend, Oregon.  She shared this note with members of the EMDR International Association and gave me permission to Continue Reading →

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Criminal Minds: 5/8/13 Episode re the FBI and EMDR

Note:  EMDR stands for “Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing.”  The prestigious “Cochrane Review” (of all medical research) recommends that all PTSD sufferers be offered either EMDR or CBT. I got Continue Reading →

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Hillcrest Counselor helps with Relationship Issues concerning people of all ages

Kathy J. Gilbert, LCSW (Link) is a Hillcrest-San Diego Counselor specializing in EMDR, Relationship Issues, Bilingual Enlish/Spanish, Depression, Anxiety, Child or Adolescent Treatment, Alzheimer’s, Trauma, PTSD, Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD).  She is Continue Reading →

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Couples Counselor in Walnut Creek Specializing in Relationship Issues

Kathryn Mehler-Clark, MFT  (link) of Walnut Creek specializes in Couples and Relationship Issues, EMDR, Trauma and PTSD, Anxiety, Depression, Performance Enhancement, Fears and Phobias, Panic Disorder, and Stress Management. She Continue Reading →

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Anxiety Counseling and Counselors in Walnut Creek and Orinda

Anxiety is hard to cope with, though people try to “be strong” and “muscle their way through life” with white knuckles. Many don’t realize that anxiety comes from unresolved anxious Continue Reading →

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Stress or PTSD Counseling and Counselors in Walnut Creek and Orinda

Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is widely talked about since the Boston Marathon Bombing and the freeing of the young women who were abducted 10 years ago in Cleveland, Ohio.  It Continue Reading →

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Testimonial: EMDR Therapists in San Francisco Bay Area Can Help Physical Pain

By LC, March 30, 2010 I am a therapist, and of course, I tried many therapies after I was in graduate school, which was 30 years ago. My father died Continue Reading →

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EMDR Counseling in Oakland for Sexual Abuse

You have our deep sympathy for experiencing sexual abuse.  EMDR can help with such traumatic experiences and memories, even if they cause flashbacks, nightmares, and the other depressing and confusing Continue Reading →

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Counseling for Sexual Abuse or Domestic Abuse in San Francisco

We have therapists in San Francisco who are Certified in EMDR, a trauma therapy recommended for suffers of Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) by the prestigious Cochran Review of England.  People Continue Reading →

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Hopes for Trauma Therapy for 3 abducted girls who escaped this week in Cleveland, OH

As a trauma expert, I was contacted today by Miho Nagano, a  reporter for a weekly Japanese magazine.  She asked thoughtful questions about what life would be like in the Continue Reading →

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EMDR Therapy

Our therapists excel in EMDR “Eye Movement 
Desensitization and Reprocessing” – a complicated name 
for a specialized approach 
that is proving to be 
extremely effective

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“Fear Doesn’t Sound So Fearful Anymore” Overcome Fear in Oakland, Berkeley, Walnut Creek, Orinda

My San Diego client working to overcome his alcohol and sex addictions, which were his “self-medication” for childhood stress and abuse, made this statement yesterday and gave me permission to Continue Reading →

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“Fear Doesn’t Sound So Fearful Anymore” Overcome Fear in Temecula

My San Diego client working to overcome his alcohol and sex addictions, which were his “self-medication” for childhood stress and abuse, made this statement yesterday and gave me permission to Continue Reading →

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“Fear Doesn’t Sound So Fearful Anymore” Overcome Fear in Los Angeles, Sierra Madre, La Canada

My San Diego client working to overcome his alcohol and sex addictions, which were his “self-medication” for childhood stress and abuse, made this statement yesterday and gave me permission to Continue Reading →

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“Fear Doesn’t Sound So Fearful Anymore” Overcome Fear in Prescott, Scottsdale or Chandler

My San Diego client working to overcome his alcohol and sex addictions, which were his “self-medication” for childhood stress and abuse, made this statement yesterday and gave me permission to Continue Reading →

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“Fear Doesn’t Sound So Fearful Anymore” Overcome Fear in Cambridge and Wellesley

My San Diego client working to overcome his alcohol and sex addictions, which were his “self-medication” for childhood stress and abuse, made this statement yesterday and gave me permission to Continue Reading →

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“Fear Doesn’t Sound So Fearful Anymore” Overcome Fear in Seattle, Friday Harbor

My San Diego client working to overcome his alcohol and sex addictions, which were his “self-medication” for childhood stress and abuse, made this statement yesterday and gave me permission to Continue Reading →

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“Fear Doesn’t Sound So Fearful Anymore” Overcome Fear in Sacramento, Auburn and Downtown Davis, CA

My San Diego client working to overcome his alcohol and sex addictions, which were his “self-medication” for childhood stress and abuse, made this statement yesterday and gave me permission to Continue Reading →

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“Fear Doesn’t Sound So Fearful Anymore” Overcome Fear in San Diego, Encinitas, El Cajon and Chula Vista

My San Diego client has been working to overcome his alcohol and sex addictions. These are the ways he “self-medicated” for childhood stress and abuse.  He made this “headline” statement Continue Reading →

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Worried all your life (it’s called GAD) and want a different future? Try EMDR in Prescott or Scottsdale

Is uncertainty often intolerable for you?  Seem to go a bit frantic when trying to solve a problem? Do you believe that worry serves a useful purpose in your life, and Continue Reading →

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Life-long worrier? It’s called GAD (generalized anxiety disorder) and EMDR can help in Wellesley and Cambridge

Is uncertainty often intolerable for you?  Seem to go a bit frantic when trying to solve a problem? Do you believe that worry serves a useful purpose in your life, and Continue Reading →

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Worry all your life? It’s called GAD (generalized anxiety disorder) and EMDR can help in Sacramento

Is uncertainty often intolerable for you?  Seem to go a bit frantic when trying to solve a problem? Do you believe that worry serves a useful purpose in your life, and Continue Reading →

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Worrier all your life? It is called GAD or Generalized Anxiety Disorder. See how EMDR can help in San Francisco

Is uncertainty often intolerable for you?  Seem to go a bit frantic when trying to solve a problem? Do you believe that worry serves a useful purpose in your life, Continue Reading →

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Worrier all your life? It’s called Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD) and EMDR can help you in Seattle and Washington State

Do you have difficulty tolerating uncertainty?  Seem to go a bit nuts when trying to solve a problem? Do you believe that worry serves a useful purpose in your life, Continue Reading →

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Worrier all your life? It is called Generalized Anxiety Disorder and EMDR can help you in Los Angeles

Initial Research of 4 clients with GAD (Generalized Anxiety Disorder) demonstrated that they no longer qualified for the diagnosis of GAD after 15 to 19 sessions of EMDR Therapy. This was Continue Reading →

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PTSD or Post-traumatic Stress Treatment in Los Angeles: CBT or EMDR?

Have you had some bad experiences lately in Los Angeles?  These can sometimes be weathered without a great deal of fall-out showing up in our lives. Perhaps we have gotten Continue Reading →

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