Our stress and trauma treatment apply eye desensitization and reprocessing by eye movements (EMDR) to intervene on the negative impacts of traumatic events, especially in cases of post-traumatic stress disorder. This treatment offer bilateral auditory, visual, or kinesthetic stimulation, working on problems related to traumatic life events.
Diverting attention from a harmful stimulus to a more pleasant one to create a reduction in pain perception.
Our social anxiety treatment expose patients to social interactions, cognitive restructuring and social skills training. As an added benefit, this treatment is also a useful tool to test patient’s social skills.
We offer other treatments, such as anxiety (phobias, panic, agoraphobia, generalized anxiety, public speaking, exams, etc.), attention management, eating disorders, OCD, ADHD, among others. The virtual reality treatment allow a total immersion, control of the exposure, and the possibility of repetition of each interaction.
Exposure therapy is considered a behavioral treatment for PTSD. This is because exposure therapy targets learned behaviors that people engage in (most often the avoidance) in response to situations or thoughts and memories that are viewed as frightening or anxiety-provoking.