Sometimes we need a little extra comfort during a therapy session and Bernie is just the helper you need. Bernie is a Dogue De Bordeaux (French Mastiff) and is a gentle giant who will comfort you when you need it or sleep (sometimes snoring) in his bed when he's not. Bernie is dually trained as my personal Allergen Alert Service Dog and as your Therapy Dog (while he is in the office helping clients).
EMDR stands for Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing. It is a form of therapy that helps people heal from trauma or other distressing life experiences. EMDR therapy has been extensively researched and has demonstrated effectiveness for trauma, anxiety, depression, psychosis, and many other areas. of concern. Our brains have a natural way to recover from traumatic memories and events. This process involves communication between the amygdala (the alarm signal for stressful events), the