EFT and Memory Reconsolidation: An example from the treatment room

(by Sarah Murphy, LPC) I had a powerful session recently with a client I’ll call Kate. We have been using EFT (Emotional Freedom Techniques) to clear the emotional intensity of troubling or traumatic incidents from her past. Our experience shows how EFT can heal traumatic memories. The theory behind this ― and there is plenty […]

Energy Psychology: An Integrated Neuroscience Paradigm

A poll of ACEP membership found that the thing most members want to know about is the science behind energy psychology. With that in mind, here is a video of Dr. Robert Schwarz (in conversation with Michael DeMolina) creating a coherent neuroscience frame for why EP works. Included is a description of three interlocking brain processes […]

What to Say When You’re “Tapping” with Energy Psychology

Beyond the Talking Cure: Talk and Tap The practice of guided change has its foundation in psychotherapy, once dubbed the talking cure. After more than one hundred years of psychotherapy history, we count many success stories, yet the question becomes: Is talking enough? Many are turning to body and mind interventions to increase the odds […]