an acronym for ?eye movement desensitization and
reprocessing,? is a clinical treatment that has only
recently been found to be of help to some children with
reactive attachment disorder.
same treatment has successfully helped other survivors
of trauma, including sexual abuse, domestic violence,
combat, and crime, as well as persons suffering from
depression, addictions, phobias, and self esteem issues.
is not something you can do at home. EMDR is a complex
approach to psychotherapy that combines other
therapeutic approaches with eye movements or other forms
of rhythmical stimulation in ways that helps to
stimulate the brain?s ability to process information.
all attachment therapists approve of, or are trained to
provide EMDR therapy; nor will this therapy be
appropriate for every patient with reactive attachment
disorder. I mention is here only because it may be
suggested as a treatment option for your child.