Money trauma is a complex issue that can deeply affect your relationship to your finances which often stems from various sources such as childhood experiences, financial hardship, negative beliefs, and inherited patterns.Read More
Following my EFTi article providing insights and ideas from my application of Masha Bennett’s Doodle Tapping (DT) technique with my adult clients and myself, I thought it would be useful to share tips that I have from using this EFT technique with some child clients. You can read Part 1 of this article here. Doodle […]Read More
In this article, Lareen Newman explains the process of using Masha Bennett’s doodle tapping technique with children. Lareen also provides practical tips and insights on different ways to use doodling with different children, depending on preferences, how doodle tapping easily works in online sessions and can also incorporate tapping supports such as toys.Read More
Limiting or negative core beliefs are deeply held assumptions and attitudes about the world that shape our perception of reality. Trauma can have a significant impact on these beliefs, shaping the way we view ourselves, others, and the world around us.Read More
Using Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT) with kids when I was a School Counselor felt like the magic wand I had been looking for. I finally found the tools I needed to help my students heal. Better yet, I was able to teach them how to self-apply the techniques to use in the classroom or anytime they felt their emotions getting uncomfortably intense.
Read further to learn about one of my most memorable stories using EFT in a school setting.
The more you understand about how memory works, especially traumatic ones, the more effective you will be as an EFT Practitioner.Read More
With the right tools, like EFT, and guidance, individuals can work through these issues that have resulted from unhealed childhood traumas so they can and build healthy, loving relationships.Read More
As trauma survivors and EFT practitioners, we often hear the question ‘When is this going to end?’ The answer is complicated. When we are in the dorsal vagal state configured in the moment by big T traumas, we can’t scream or fight off those who hurt us. We can’t summon the energy to escape, or […]Read More
Racial trauma is the emotional and psychological harm that is experienced as a result of being subjected to racism, discrimination, and other forms of racial violence. It can take many forms, including microaggressions, verbal abuse, physical violence, and systemic discrimination.Read More
In July 2022 major news outlets published a flurry of articles about the findings of the MY Resilience In ADolescence (MYRIAD) study programme on the effectiveness of school-based mindfulness training (SBMT). The results were surprising. The project was conducted by researchers from Oxford, Cambridge, Exeter, Kings College London, University College London and Pennsylvania State University. […]Read More
A claustrophic client who had to be pulled out of an fMRI machine relives her birth on her way to finding peace in the machineRead More
An example of Surrogate Tapping on my cat which unexpectedly Discharged the Freeze Response from an old Trauma and changed her behaviours for the rest of her life.Read More
As I was sat on my bed, I thought to myself, “Just let your body do what it needs to do. You’re having a meltdown and that’s okay. Allow it to happen.” I cried, and I tapped. Slowly the symptoms subsided. I lay down, but I couldn’t sleep. The rain didn’t stop, and the water level kept rising.Read More
Resolving a memory of one’s own birth before one is due to give birth oneself is to my mind a gift to one’s children that is pretty hard to beat. This is exactly what happened in session recently. Firstly, I need to point out that this resolution happened spontaneously, as for most people ‘going there’ […]Read More
this article describes how tapping can uncover hidden emotional impacts of seeing or hearing about disturbing world events. It explains how the author reduced her own silent stress related to 9/11, the Australian bushfires of 2019-20, and COVID, and how doing this for yourself, family and/or clients can strengthen the collective field for increased peace.Read More