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Reprogramming Memories: Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) Therapy

By Linda Ouellette

Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), an evidence-based psychotherapy, helps patients overcome trauma by using visual stimulation to activate the brain’s innate healing tendency. Find out more about the science behind the treatment and what is involved.

Understanding Limitations of the “Fight or Flight” Response

By Dr. Carrie Steiner

The "fight or flight" response to danger can be lifesaving, but once activated can negatively impact an officer's reactions. Here is what police departments, officers, and the public need to know about how physiological responses in times of stress can affect officers' actions and decision-making.

Treating Depression with Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) Therapy

By Dr. Michael Genovese

When traditional treatments like talk therapy and medication have been ineffective at relieving symptoms of depression, it may be worth trying Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) therapy. Find out what is involved in the pain-free, FDA-approved treatment.