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EFT Research Papers

Emotional Freedom Techniques EFT Research Summary for Food Cravings and Weight Loss; An Overview of the Clinical Research

March 22, 2021

Acknowledgment: We are indebted to Peta Stapleton, PhD and the support of Bond University for publishing this body of clinical research and for permission for us to post it on our site.

Emotional freedom techniques on nurses’ stress, anxiety, and burnout levels during the COVID-19 pandemic: A randomized controlled trial

December 12, 2020

Citation: Berna Dincer, Demet Inangil, Emotional freedom techniques on nurses’ stress, anxiety, and burnout levels during the COVID-19 pandemic: A randomized controlled trial, EXPLORE, 2020, ISSN 1550-8307, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.explore.2020.11.012 (http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1550830720303839) Full Paper is available for free access at the above first link. Abstract Background and Objective Infectious disease outbreaks pose psychological challenges to the general population,… Read More »

The Science Behind Energy Psychology: Quick Facts

September 28, 2020

Source Over 200 review articles, research studies and meta-analyses have been published in professional, peer-reviewed journals. This includes: 65 randomized controlled trials 50 clinical outcome studies (All except one of the above 115 studies document EP effectiveness) 5 meta-analyses 4 systematic reviews of EP modalities 9 comparative reviews (EP & other therapies) (All reviews document… Read More »

Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT) Reduces Anxiety among Women Undergoing Surgery

May 31, 2020

Citation: Thomas, R.M., Cutinho, S.P., & Aranha, D.M.S., (2017) Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT) reduces anxiety among women undergoing surgery. Energy Psychology; Theory, Research and Treatment. 9(1), 18-25. doi:10.9769/EPJ.2017.9.1. Source: https://energypsychologyjournal.org/eft-reduces-anxiety-among-women-undergoing-surgery/ Abstract: Background: Anxiety is common in patients awaiting surgical procedures. It typically begins as soon as the procedure is planned and continues to the day… Read More »

Psychological and psychosocial treatments for children and young people with post‐traumatic stress disorder: a network meta‐analysis

April 19, 2020

Citation: Mavranezouli, I., Megnin‐Viggars, O., Daly, C., Dias, S., Stockton, S.,  Meiser‐Stedman, R., Trickey, D., Pilling, S. Research Review: Psychological and psychosocial treatments for children and young people with post‐traumatic stress disorder: a network meta‐analysis, J. of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 17 July 2019 Study Source Journal: https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1111/jcpp.13094 Abstract Background Post‐traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is… Read More »

Emotional freedom techniques (EFT) to reduce exam anxiety in Turkish nursing students

April 4, 2020

Citation:İnangil D., Irmak Vural P., Doğan S., Körpe G. Effectiveness of Music Therapy and Emotional Freedom Technique on Test Anxiety in Turkish Nursing Students: A Randomised Controlled Trial, European Journal of Integrative Medicine, Volume 33, 2020 Link to source: https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S1876382019302501?via%3Dihub Abstract: Introduction Nursing education involves among other things tracking the learning process. Many students experience… Read More »

Reexamining the Effect of Emotional freedom Techniques on Stress Biochemistry: A Randomized Controlled Trial

March 27, 2020

Citation: Stapleton, P., Crighton, G., Sabot, D., & O’Neill, H.M., (2020, March 12) Reexamining the Effect of Emotional Freedom Techniques on Stress Biochemistry: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy. http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/tra0000563 Advance online publication. Source Link: https://psycnet.apa.org/doiLanding?doi=10.1037%2Ftra0000563 Abstract: Objective: In a direct replication of Church, Yount, and Brooks (2012), this study… Read More »

Clinical EFT (Emotional Freedom Techniques) Improves Multiple Physiological Markers of Health

March 15, 2020

Citation: Bach, D., Groesbeck, G., Stapleton, P., Sims, R., Blickheuser, K., & Church, D. (2019). Clinical EFT (Emotional Freedom Techniques) Improves Multiple Physiological Markers of Health. Journal of evidence-based integrative medicine, 24, 2515690X18823691. https://doi.org/10.1177/2515690X18823691 Study Link:  https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6381429/ | Download PDF Abstract: Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT) is an evidence-based self-help therapeutic method and over 100 studies demonstrate its efficacy.… Read More »

The Effectiveness of ‘’EFT – Emotional Freedom Techniques’’ in People with Phobias

March 2, 2020

Citation: Xanthou, A.,(2020) The Effectiveness of ‘’EFT – Emotional Freedom Techniques’’ in People with Phobias, Dialogues in Clinical Neuroscience & Mental Health  DOI: 10.26386/obrela.v3i1.173 Full PDF attached  Abstract: This research is a qualitative study that investigates the experience, symptoms and difficulties faced by people with phobias and the effectiveness of EFT-Emotional Freedom Techniques as a… Read More »