Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) is a powerful therapeutic approach that helps people heal from trauma and stressful life experiences. Specialized psychologists based in Dubai offer EMDR therapy to help clients process and cope with traumatic memories. If you or someone close to you is struggling with trauma-related symptoms, I am here to understand and support you and show you the way to healing and resilience. Reach out to me so that we can work together to alleviate the effects of trauma and promote recovery.

EMDR therapy was developed to alleviate the distress associated with traumatic memories. This evidence-based approach facilitates the processing of negative emotions and beliefs, enabling significant healing and personal growth. Using a blend of eye movement techniques and cognitive processing, we can address the root causes of the trauma and reduce its emotional charge. My approach recognizes the uniqueness of your experience and combines the latest research with proven therapeutic methods. Together we will explore your traumatic memories and develop coping strategies to help you regain control and lead a fulfilling life.

If you are interested, you can reach out and we can connect you to psychologists offering EMDR in Dubai.

Symptoms Addressed by EMDR Therapy

Comprehensive EMDR Treatment in Dubai

Unlock your path to healing with our world-class EMDR treatment services in Dubai. We specialize in providing a comprehensive and compassionate approach to trauma therapy that uses a combination of advanced EMDR techniques and individualized treatment strategies. Whether you are suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), anxiety or other trauma-related conditions, our qualified professionals will support you on your path to recovery. Benefit from a range of treatments such as Eye Movement Desensitization, cognitive processing therapy and mindfulness exercises, all aimed at restoring your sense of well-being and control. Look forward to a fresh start with an effective EMDR treatment in Dubai and experience lasting peace and resilience.

I am Zita Chriszto, a DHA licensed clinical psychologist based in Dubai. My professional approach is deeply rooted in providing compassionate, evidence-based care tailored to each individual’s needs.

Dubai Psychologist Zita Chriszto

Frequently Asked Questions about EMDR Therapy

In EMDR sessions, the client recalls traumatic memories while the therapist guides them through bilateral stimulation such as eye movements or tapping. This process helps to process and desensitize the traumatic memories.

EMDR works by using bilateral stimulation (e.g. eye movements, tapping signs or sounds) to help process traumatic memories, reduce their emotional intensity and promote healing.

EMDR sessions usually last between 60 and 90 minutes. The duration may vary depending on the client’s needs and the therapist’s approach.

Yes, EMDR focuses on processing existing memories rather than creating new ones. It helps to reduce the distress associated with these memories by integrating them into a more adaptive framework.

EMDR tappers are portable devices that provide bilateral tactile stimulation through vibration. They are used as an alternative to eye movements to facilitate the processing of traumatic memories.

EMDR intensives are extended therapy sessions that aim to process trauma more quickly through concentrated treatment over a shorter period of time. These sessions can be particularly effective for clients who need rapid relief from their symptoms.

EMDR is not recommended for individuals with certain conditions, such as dissociative disorders without stabilization, severe psychiatric instability or acute psychosis. It is essential to consult a qualified therapist to determine suitability.

Many people consider EMDR to be a very effective method of treating trauma and related disorders. It is considered a worthwhile treatment option for people struggling with these issues.

EMDR is supported by extensive research and is considered highly effective in the treatment of trauma and PTSD. Many clients experience significant improvement in their symptoms.

EMDR should be performed by trained and certified therapists to ensure safety and effectiveness. Not everyone is a suitable candidate for EMDR, and a qualified therapist can determine eligibility.

Yes, EMDR can be conducted virtually via secure video conferencing so that clients can be treated from the comfort of their own home.

In some cases, individuals may initially feel worse when dealing with traumatic memories. However, this is usually only temporary and symptoms generally improve with continued treatment.

EMDR is not recommended for individuals with certain conditions such as dissociative disorders without stabilization, severe psychiatric instability or acute psychosis. It is imperative to consult a qualified therapist to determine suitability.

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