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Borrowing Benefits: Group Treatment With Clinical Emotional Freedom Techniques Is Associated With Simultaneous Reductions in Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Anxiety, and Depression Symptoms.

April 1, 2018

Citation: Borrowing Benefits: Group Treatment With Clinical Emotional Freedom Techniques Is Associated With Simultaneous Reductions in Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Anxiety, and Depression Symptoms. Church D, House D. J Evid Based Integr Med. 2018 Jan-Dec;23:2156587218756510. doi: 10.1177/2156587218756510. Links:  The abstract can be found at: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29468884 or at http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10.1177/2156587218756510 with access to both abstract and a pdf of the full paper.… Read More »

Effectiveness of Spiritual Emotional Freedom Technique (SEFT) Intervention in Schizophrenia with Depression Anxiety Stress

December 10, 2017

Citation: Puspitaningrum, Ike and Wijayanti, Diyan Yuli, Paper presented at Java International Nursing Conference 2012, 6-7 Oktober 2012, Semarang. Abstract Only available http://eprints.undip.ac.id/40379/ Abstract Background: Patients with mental illness, such schizophrenia is characterized by profound disruption in cognition and emotion, affecting the most fundamental human attributes: language, thought, perception, affect, and sense of self. Negative emotions in schizophrenia… Read More »

Reductions in Pain, Depression, and Anxiety Symptoms After PTSD Remediation in Veterans

December 10, 2017

Citation Dawson Church, Ph.D, These data were presented at the Association for Comprehensive Energy Psychology conference, San Diego, June 4, 2012. Full paper. Abstract A randomized controlled trial of veterans with clinical levels of PTSD symptoms found significant improvements after EFT (Emotional Freedom Techniques). Although pain, depression, and anxiety were not the primary targets of… Read More »

A Systematic Review and Meta Analysis of Randomized and Non-Randomized Trials of Clinical Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT) for the Treatment of Depression

December 7, 2016

A Systematic Review and Meta Analysis of Randomized and Non-Randomized Trials of Clinical Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT) for the Treatment of Depression

Depression Symptoms Improve after Successful Weight Loss with Emotional Freedom Techniques; Stapleton et al 2013

March 3, 2015

Stapleton, P., Church, D., Sheldon, T., Porter, B., & Carlopio, C. (2013). Depression Symptoms Improve after Successful Weight Loss with Emotional Freedom Techniques. ISRN Psychiatry, 2013, 573532. doi:10.1155/2013/573532   Click here to read Abstract and Full Paper http://goo.gl/Knpxuk Abstract Ninety-six overweight or obese adults were randomly allocated to a four-week EFT treatment or waitlist condition. Waitlist participants crossed… Read More »

A Feasibility Study: Emotional Freedom Techniques for Depression in Australian Adults; Stapleton, et al 2014

March 3, 2015

Stapleton, P., Devine, S., Chatwin, H., Porter, B. and Sheldon, T. 2014. A feasibility study: emotional freedom techniques for depression in Australian adults. Curr. Res. Psychol., 5: 19-33. Click here to read Abstract http://goo.gl/bNZP8y and to read Full Paper http://goo.gl/KKQOo2 Abstract The purpose of this study was to investigate the feasibility of using Clinical Emotional… Read More »

Brief Group Intervention Using EFT (Emotional Freedom Techniques) for Depression in College Students: A Randomized Controlled Trial; Church, DeAsis & Brooks, 2012

March 3, 2015

Four 90 Minute Group EFT Sessions in RCT Trial Reveals Significant Decrease in Depression Scores Citation: Church, D., De Asis, M., & Brooks, A. J. (2012). Brief group intervention using EFT (Emotional Freedom Techniques) for depression in college students: A randomized controlled trial. Depression Research & Treatment, 2012. doi:10.1155/2012/257172 Click here to read Abstract and… Read More »

CAM and Energy Psychology Techniques Remediate PTSD Symptoms in Veterans and Spouses; Church & Brooks 2014

March 3, 2015

Veterans and Spouses with PTSD Symptoms Receive Integrated Program Utilizing EFT Demonstrates Significant Reduction in PTSD Related Depression (83% with clinical PTSD symptoms prior, reduced to 28% in male veterans and from 29% down to 4% for female spouses) Citation: Church, D., & Brooks, A. J. (2014). CAM and energy psychology techniques remediate PTSD symptoms… Read More »

Can Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT) Be Effective in the Treatment of Emotional Conditions? Results of a Service Evaluation in Sandwell; Stewart, Boath, Carryer, Walton, Hill

March 2, 2015

This service evaluation in a Sandwell, UK, NHS community clinic found EFT to be effective in an average of 5 sessions to significantly reduce individuals experiencing anxiety, depression, anger and other emotional conditions. It is the first pilot study performed in a National Health Service clinic in the UK.