Increasing numbers of returning veterans and veterans of previous conflicts are being diagnosed with depression, anxiety, post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and other psychological problems caused by military service. It is important to develop brief and effective treatment methods to facilitate re-entry into civilian life. Energy psychology techniques have been found effective for rapidly treating trauma.Read More
Science and Research: Case Studies
A Case Study is a research method involving the intensive analysis of an individual intervention. It is up-close, in-depth, and involves the detailed examination of a subject of study (the case), as well as its related contextual conditions. This article type also includes Clinical Stories and Case Series'.
In this case study a survivor of the Twin Towers collapse of 9/11/01 is treated for prolonged complex PTSD after several years of self-imposed seclusion. Effects of a single session of EFT assessed immediately after treatment demonstrated an elimination of clinically significant scores on the Traumatic Symptom Inventory compared to two pre-treatment assessments.Read More
Green Cross Project volunteers in New York City describe a unique intervention which combines elements of Critical Incident Stress Debriefing (CISD) with Thought Field Therapy and Emotional Freedom Techniques. Six trauma imprints were identified and treated in a number of the clients.Read More