PTSD: National Center for PTSD
Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing and Stress Inoculation Training
This section brings together free in-depth Continuing Education resources for the Professional community concerned with trauma.
Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) & Stress Inoculation Training (SIT)
- Date Created: 04/11/2012
- Time to Complete: 1 hour
- Skill Level: Intermediate
- Course Series: PTSD 101
Take the Course
Watch the Course (Flash)
This course refers to information published in the 2010 VA/DoD Clinical Practice Guideline for PTSD. Although a new course based upon the 2017 revision of the Guideline will be created in the future, this course remains on our website because it continues to provide relevant and useful facts about PTSD treatment.
The purpose of this course is to review the VA/DoD 2010 clinical practice guideline recommendations regarding EMDR and SIT for PTSD.
The presenter provides an overview of the components of each treatment and presents the research evidence behind these models for PTSD.
Goals and Objectives
- Summarize the 2010 VA/DoD Clinical Practice Guideline recommendations for EMDR and SIT
- Describe EMDR and the research literature supporting its use for PTSD
- Describe SIT and the research literature supporting its use for PTSD