Eye-Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) Treatment


Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), is a powerful psychotherapeutic treatment method which has been very successful in helping people who suffer from trauma, anxiety, panic, disturbing memories, post traumatic stress and many other emotional problems. Until recently, these conditions were difficult and time-consuming to treat. EMDR is dramatic change from talk therapy because of its simplicity and it can bring quick and lasting results for most types of emotional distress.
Ongoing research is indicating EMDR is the most effective and rapid method for healing PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder) as shown by extensive scientific research studies.

EMDR has helped those who have:

•    Survived Life Trauma
•    Severe Physical Abuse
•    Sexual Abuse
•    Domestic Violence
•    Combat Trauma
•    Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
•    Depression
•    Anxiety
•    Stress Management
•    Adjustment to Chronic Medical Problems and Medications
•    Addictions (sex, alcohol, drug, gambling, etc.)
•    Phobias
•    Chronic Pain Management
•    Fibromyalgia

More information may be found at www.emdr.com

Dr. Jim Wayland

Dr. Jim Wayland has been in private practice over 30 years.  His focus is with adults and adult issues.  Jim’s approach to psychotherapy has been nationally recognized for offering positive, can-do results to people who have been struggling with significant life-difficulties, trauma, and emotional discouragement.

Jim uses psychodynamic and behavioral psychology methods to provide effective, efficient lasting results.  He is a Licensed Professional Counselor, a Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor, a Fellow in the Association of Scientific Hypnotherapy, and is certified in Eye-Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR).  Jim uses his education and his experience in helping people suffering from personal crisis, emotional and physical trauma, addiction, stress-related illness, and chronic pain.

Dr. Wayland’s research background has been in Neuropsychology and the Psychophysiology of Hypnosis. He is also experienced in college teaching, public speaking, mentoring and coaching.  He is known nationally and internationally for his work with addictions – alcohol, drugs and sexual addictions.  Jim is a member of the Texas Medical Association’s Speakers Bureau.  He is noted for having a unique ability to connect with others using skills of insight, experience, and finding the truths which circumstances have often hidden.