The authoritative presentation of Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing EMDR therapy, this groundbreaking book now revised and expanded has enhanced the clinical repertoires ofthan , readers and has been translated intolanguages Originally developed for treatment of posttraumatic stress disorder PTSD , this evidence based approach is now also used to treat adults and children with complex trauma, anxiety disorders, depression, addictive behavior problems, and other clinical problems EMDR originator Francine Shapiro reviews the therapys theoretical and empirical underpinnings, details the eight phases of treatment, and provides training materials and resources Vivid vignettes, transcripts, and reproducible forms are included Purchasers get access to a Web page where they can download and print the reproducible materials in a convenientxsize New to This Edition Overyears of important advances in therapy and research, including findings from clinical and neurophysiological studies New and revised protocols and procedures Discusses additional applications, including the treatment of complex trauma, addictions, pain, depression, and moral injury, as well as post disaster response Appendices with session transcripts, clinical aids, and tools for assessing treatment fidelity and outcomes EMDR therapy is recognized as a best practice for the treatment of PTSD by the US Departments of Veterans Affairs and Defense, the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, the World Health Organization, the UK National Institute for Health and Care Excellence NICE , the Australian National Health and Medical Research Council, the Association of the Scientific Medical Societies in Germany, and other health care associations institutes around the world