09 June 2023

How a high school teacher dealt with trauma

It's great to be writing to you today about the powerful combination of EMDR therapy and online EMDR courses. I have seen firsthand the impact that this approach can have on individuals who have experienced traumatic events.

I'd like to share the story of Sarah, a high school teacher who developed PTSD after being involved in a violent crime at work. Sarah came to me seeking help to manage her symptoms and address the traumatic experiences that were affecting her daily life.

Through the course of our therapy sessions, it became evident that incorporating the additional resources and support offered by an online EMDR course would be beneficial for Sarah. She was able to participate in the course at her own pace and on her own schedule, which was particularly important given her busy schedule as a teacher.

I was truly amazed by the progress that Sarah made in such a short time. The tools and techniques she learned in the online EMDR course complemented the therapy sessions and allowed her to manage her symptoms in a way that worked for her. She was able to address her traumatic experiences and regain a sense of control and peace in her life.

I believe that the combination of therapy and online EMDR courses can be incredibly powerful, particularly for individuals who have experienced traumatic events. If you or someone you know is dealing with a similar situation, I encourage you to consider this approach. You too can benefit from the additional support and resources offered by the Complete Guide to EMDR and see the positive impact it can have on your life.

Michiel Bosman MD


The goal of this vignette is to illustrate the potential benefits of EMDR therapy and to show how it can help individuals overcome a wide range of challenges, both in the treatment setting and in their private or work life. The client's background and experience with EMDR are not a representation of any real person, but rather an imaginative composite of various experiences I have had with clients over the years.

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