Attachment-focused EMDR and resource tapping applied to the clinical challenge of addictions recovery.
Writing for both EMDR therapists and substance abuse counselors, Laurel Parnell provides user-friendly tools to help support clients in recovery with EMDR-based techniques that can be easily integrated into all levels of addiction treatment.
Emphasizing the practical clinical application of principles and techniques helpful for addictions and addictive disorders, this book interweaves case material throughout the text, with some chapters presenting in-depth cases to illustrate the techniques. Topics include treating trauma and supporting resilience, tools for affect regulation, and rewiring the motivation-reward circuits.
About the Author:
Laurel Parnell, Ph.D. is one of the world’s leading experts on EMDR®. She is the author of two previous books on EMDR®, EMDR® in the Treatment of Adults Abused as Children and Transforming Trauma: EMDR® as well as articles and a book chapter. A clinical psychologist, she has trained thousands in EMDR through her international workshops. She is author of several books on EMDR and lives in San Rafael, California.