EFT Training

ATLANTA – December 5, 6, 7, 2014 Using EFT Professionally – EFT Level 1 and 2 Learn to integrate EFT effectively into whatever you already do for better results, faster, more effectively and increased client satisfaction. Emotional Freedom Techniques or EFT can be utilized within most all helping professions to […] Read more »

Desiderata

We all have challenging times in our lives and if we are lucky there are inspirational influences in the form of books, poetry, music, places, activities and people that help encourage us, remind us of our strengths, renew our faith in ourselves (and sometimes in others) and guide us to […] Read more »

Five Positive Side Effects of EFT

SIDE EFFECTS of EFT: These are some of my favorite: You notice you are smiling – a lot. You feel more gratitude for things, people in your life. You have less worry, less judgment of yourself and of others. You realize you no longer feel you have to control every moment. You […] Read more »

The Dichotomy of SUDS

Getting a baseline for someone’s discomfort and checking for any movement in the intensity is – like getting to a specific – a key practice in EFT.  Most often used is a 0 to 10 scale often referred to as “SUDS” or “SUDs” i.e., Subjective Unit of Distress Scale, developed […] Read more »

What do VETs really want in therapy?

How Veterans Perceive Therapy and Therapists Only 50% of veterans with distress ever come for services. Of the half that do walk into the “Behavioral Health” services door, you have only about 20 minutes to show them you “get them” before 60% decide to drop out after the first visit. […] Read more »

Difference in Movie Technique and Tell the Story

While initially Gary often used the terms the Movie Technique and Tell the Story interchangeably he now clarifies them separately. The main difference? Privacy. The movie is done silently in their head, Tell the Story, as the terms indicates, is told out loud. In Tell the Story the person does […] Read more »

My thoughts about scripts

Scripts abound on the internet. Scripts have enabled many more people to be introduced to EFT and experience some of the benefits. Some of the people doing these scripts are very fluent – sometimes it’s almost like hearing poetry! Impressive. And, scripts are effective often enough for people to begin […] Read more »

Working in the Dark

Sometimes in working with children – or adults – they may not want to share what they are really upset about. They want to feel better – yes – but they don’t want to talk about it.  When I was at the residential program for children I often didn’t have […] Read more »