My Trauma Therapist
EMDR Therapy for Trauma and Performance Find certified EMDR therapists and counselors to help you with the problem or concerns that come from a bad experience, trauma or from anticipation of a future challenge or performance. Learn how you can benefit from Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) with a certified* EMDR therapist. Use our helpful therapist directories to easily find an EMDR Therapist specializing in the treatment of your concern. *and certified-in-training

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Bay Area Comprehensive Therapy Approach

Orange County Comprehensive Therapy Approach

Sacramento Area Comprehensive Therapy Approach

San Diego County Comprehensive Therapy Approach

Seattle Area Comprehensive Therapy Approach

Washington State Comprehensive Therapy Approach

In communities not yet served, please find an EMDR therapist by going to and click on “Find a Therapist.” to find a specialist in the treatment of your concern. If you find that our site makes it easier to select a therapist, please let the therapist you find in your community know your wishes. Our goal is to make it very easy to find the best therapist for your trauma, anxiety, stress or performance needs.

What is EMDR?
Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing, or EMDR is a psychotherapy approach used to quickly and efficiently heal emotional wounds, blocks and limitations. EMDR has been used successfully in patients with PTSD, depression, anxiety, panic attacks and many other issues. (See a brief CBS News video about EMDR featuring San Diego Trauma Therapist Sara Gilman’s client’s experience of EMDR therapy). EMDR is approved as an effective treatment for PTSD by the respected American Psychological Association, American Psychiatric Association, the Veteran’s Administration and almost all insurance companies. Learn more about EMDR.

High Standards in San Diego EMDR Therapy
Dana Terrell, LCSW

The EMDR therapists in San Diego County on the San Diego Trauma Therapy web site have attended complete EMDRIA-approved Basic trainings (which include 6 full days of training on two separate long weekends, plus 10 hours of consultation) and excellent Advanced Trainings in EMDR. EMDRIA is the EMDR International Association. A description from more