EMDR Listed by SAMHSA on National Registry

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is an agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).  This national registry (NREPP) cites EMDR as evidence based practice for treatment of PTSD, anxiety and depression symptoms.  Their review of the evidence also indicated that EMDR leads to an improvement in mental health anxiety.  EMDR is now live on the NREPP website and can be viewed here.


Research Award Deadline Approaching!

Research Award Deadline – March 1, 2010

If you know of a student or if you have an affiliation with a university please pass this information along:

The EMDRIA Foundation is supporting a $1,500 award for research by a student whose dissertation focuses on theory, methodology, or application of EMDR.  This Award will be initiated at the 2010 EMDRIA Conference. Applicants must submit a letter of support from their dissertation chair, a scholarly 5-page paper describing the research, and a cover letter which includes a statement of commitment by the student to submit the final product for publication. If you, or someone you know, might be interested, please email submission material to Shira Kundinger at skundinger@emdria.org by March 1, 2010.

Click HERE to access the conference webpage.

We look forward to seeing you in Minneapolis!

Support EMDR Research While You Shop!

The EMDRIA Foundation is working diligently to raise $100,000 for EMDR Research by September 1, 2010, and now you can helpby purchasing one of these great items!

  • Custom Sterling Silver EMDR Necklace and Pin: The jewelry includes Aquamarine, Citrine and Amethyst, appropriately selected for their qualities and 40% of proceeds will be donated to the EMDRIA Foundation.
  • Twenty Years of EMDR: An Interview with Dr. Francine Shapiro (DVD): To celebrate the 20th Anniversary of EMDR, the EMDR International Association Foundation is pleased to release an exclusive DVD featuring a forty minute in-depth interview with EMDR creator, Dr. Francine Shapiro. The DVD was produced by award-winning filmmaker Michael Burns, as part of his full-length documentary EMDR, slotted for release in 2010. All profits from the sale of this DVD will benefit research and education in EMDR through the EMDRIA Foundation and the upcoming film,  “EMDR”.
  • EMDRIA FOUNDATION SPECIAL on De-Stress for Success: The System! DE-STRESS FOR SUCCESS®: The Workbook is so complete that, it is now called THE SYSTEM. Comprehensive yet EASY to read and use, UPLIFTING, ENCOURAGING for every adult and teen to release STRESS with healthy skills for all areas of your life. Purchase through this link and you will receive a $9.95 discount, and 30% of proceeds will be donated to the EMDRIA Foundation!

Please take the time to consider purchasing these great items and to support a great cause!