Welcoming Symptoms

(by Robert Schwarz, PsyD, DCEP) When anxiety, sadness or anger present themselves to you or your clients do you welcome them? What about other “symptoms”? Do you invite them to speak to you? Do you listen to their concerns and issues? Or do you or clients react to them with fear and loathing? Are they […]

Meta-analysis of energy psychology studies finds these methods have a real effect!

(by Robert Schwarz, PsyD, DCEP) Last week, another milestone in the scientific study of energy psychology was reached when a meta- analysis of EFT studies was published. The title of the article is “The efficacy of acupoint stimulation in the treatment of psychological distress: A meta-analysis”. A meta-analysis is an analysis of multiple studies. The […]

Three Variations On the Art of Tapping

(by Gloria Arenson, MFT, DCEP) Have you noticed that many practitioners have begun to create and teach variations of the instructions as acupressure tapping techniques have become more widely known and used? Sometimes I wonder if this is helpful. Is it better to keep doing acupressure tapping exactly the way we learned it or is […]