The following link opens up an article by Louise Maxfield, Ed. in chief of the Journal EMDR Practice and Research. This article provides an overview of significant milestones in EMDR history over the first 20 years period. A chronological outline lists key events, documenting important publications, conferences, and humanitarian efforts. This is followed by a list of countries in which EMDR currently has an active presence.
Marilyn Luber Ph.D. interviewed Francine Shapiro, the founder of EMDR, for the special 20th Anniversary of EMDR edition of the Journal of EMDR Practice & Research in 2009.
In the Spotlight: Francine Shapiro
When I think of EMDR, I think of Francine Shapiro. This is because the beginning of EMDR is the extraordinary story of the multiple forces that came together and transformed the life of Francine Shapiro when she took a walk in the park one day..... for the rest of the article press the link below:
EMDR therapy: An overview of its development and mechanisms of action
La thérapie EMDR : un aperc¸ u de ses développements et mécanismes d’action
E. Oren &R. Solomon
The Future of EMDR
Andrew Leeds Plenary,
EMDR Europe Conference, Hamburg 2010