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EMDR Therapy Atlanta with HWP

Schedule a Free Consult

The best way to find out if this approach is for you is to schedule a complimentary consultation. All counseling consults are 20-30 minutes long. Depending on availability, this consult may be held over the phone, via video, or in-person.

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Find an EMDR Therapist in the Atlanta Area

EMDR therapy is a powerful, evidence-based treatment for trauma and other mental health issues. If you’re interested in EMDR therapy in Atlanta, HWP can help. Our therapists are experienced in providing EMDR therapy to help with a variety of issues, including PTSD, anxiety, depression, and more.

We offer a free consultation to help you decide if EMDR therapy is right for you. We offer a safe, supportive environment where you can explore the root causes of your difficulties and work towards healing. If you’re looking for an EMDR therapist in the Atlanta area, HWP can help. We offer a variety of services to help you heal from trauma and improve your overall wellbeing.

What is EMDR Therapy?

EMDR therapy is a type of psychotherapy that uses eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR) to help people heal from trauma. It is a research-supported treatment that has been shown to be effective in treating PTSD, anxiety, depression, and other mental health issues.

EMDR is based on several psychotherapy theories, including cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT). Unlike talk therapy, which can sometimes feel like you’re going over the same ground, again and again, EMDR therapy is a dynamic, active process. This process can help you to move forward in your life. EMDR uses bilateral stimulation, which can be rapid eye movements, taps, or tones, to help you to process and heal from traumatic events.

The Phases of EMDR Therapy

The EMDR Institute has identified eight phases of EMDR therapy. These are:

  1. History and treatment planning
  2. Preparation
  3. Assessment
  4. Desensitization
  5. Installation
  6. Body scan
  7. Closure
  8. Re-evaluation

During the first phase, you will meet with your therapist to discuss your history and treatment goals. This is an important time to get to know each other and to make sure that EMDR therapy is right for you.
In the second phase, your therapist will help you to prepare for your therapy sessions. This may involve learning some self-care techniques, such as relaxation exercises, to help you during the desensitization phase.

During the 3rd through 6th phase, your therapist will help you to identify the root causes of your difficulties. This is done through a series of sessions in which you will work with your therapist to process your memories and emotions.

The 7th phase, known as the body scan, is an important part of EMDR therapy. During this phase, you will focus on your body and your physical sensations. This can help you to release any remaining tension from the trauma.

The 8th and final phase is the re-evaluation phase. This is when you and your therapist will review your progress and discuss any changes that you have experienced. This is an important time to set new goals and to continue your healing journey.

EMDR Helps With Anxiety, Depression, and Other Mental Health Concerns

EMDR therapy can be a powerful tool in your healing journey. It can help you to process and heal from trauma, to understand and work through your emotions, and develop new coping skills. EMDR therapy is an evidence-based treatment that has been shown to be effective in treating a variety of mental health issues.

EMDR therapy is a collaborative process between you and your therapist. Together, you will work to identify the root causes of your difficulties and develop a plan to address them. EMDR therapy can be a powerful tool in your healing journey.

Don’t Just Google “EMDR Therapy Near Me” – Speak With The Experts At HWP

If you’re looking for an EMDR therapist in the Atlanta area, HWP can help. We offer a variety of services to help you heal from trauma and improve your overall wellbeing. Schedule a free consultation today to learn more about how we can help you.

Counseling Counseling

Individual Counseling Session Rates

All sessions are 45 – 50 minutes long and are held either in-person or via video. Sessions are typically scheduled every week or every other week at a minimum.

$115 – $165 per session

Individual counseling rate varies per clinician. Please see clinician bios for more information regarding specialties and rates.

What Our Clients Say

"I knew from the moment I met her that she was different than some of the therapists I've had in the past. I didn't feel like a weirdo. She made me feel accepted and safe."

- Elizabeth S. (Google)

"Throughout this process, I have learned to forgive, accept, and manage what I can control."

- Katherine D. (Google)

"I tried counseling here and there in the past, and although each time was a step in the right direction, this time I've noticed an absolute change in my mindset and how I feel."

- Michelle T. (Google)

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Frequently Asked Questions

How do I schedule an appointment?

If you are a new client, you may schedule your complimentary consultation or your initial appointment by visiting the contact page and filling out the short form or outreaching directly to your desired provider by calling (470) 740-7121.

If you are an existing client, please outreach to your provider directly either by telephone, email, or via the client portal secure messaging system.

Do you accept my insurance?

HWP does not accept insurance. Managed care companies were created to “manage” and contain escalating health care costs. Their bottom line is to reduce costs and raise profits; it is not to increase the quality of care professionals provide or your quality of life. HWP is solution-focused on quality of life and personal goals.

What is your cancellation policy?

If you need to cancel or change your appointment, we ask you to inform your provider at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled session start time. Your full session fee will be charged for missed appointments and cancellations received less than 24 hours in advance.

What forms of payment do you accept?

Cash, credit cards, and health savings (HSA) or flex spending account (FSA) cards that have a major credit card logo on it are all accepted forms of payment.