EMDR Treatment

At Coastal Therapy & Wellness, we care deeply about your well-being and offer effective treatments to support your mental health. We are excited to introduce you to Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), a therapy approach that can make a positive difference in your life. Let us guide you through the world of EMDR and how it can help you overcome challenges and find healing.

Unlocking the Power of EMDR

EMDR is a special kind of therapy that has been proven to work wonders for many people, just like you. It is backed by scientific research and recognized as an effective treatment for trauma and various mental health conditions. With EMDR, you can find relief and experience significant improvements in your well-being.



Discover the Benefits

EMDR has been studied extensively, and the results are impressive. This therapy has shown great success in treating Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), anxiety disorders, depression, and even enhancing performance in different areas of life. It has the power to transform your life and help you overcome obstacles that may have held you back for far too long.


Coastal Therapy & Wellness provides therapy & counseling for teens and young adults. Based in Manhattan Beach & Seal Beach, we offer in-person and remote therapy for residents across California. For more information or to book a free 15-min consultation, please fill out the form below.

Areas where EMDR can be helpful

EMDR can be applied to a wide range of mental health challenges and concerns. Here are some areas where EMDR has shown promise:
1. Trauma and PTSD: EMDR can be particularly effective in treating individuals who have experienced traumatic events or are struggling with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).
2. Phobias and Anxiety Disorders: EMDR can help individuals overcome specific phobias, social anxiety, generalized anxiety disorder, and other anxiety-related conditions.
3. Depression and Mood Disorders: EMDR can be a valuable tool in addressing depressive symptoms, especially when trauma or adverse life experiences contribute to the depression.
4. Performance Anxiety: EMDR techniques can assist individuals in overcoming performance anxiety, whether it’s related to public speaking, test-taking, or athletic performance.

How EMDR Works

EMDR works by accessing memories stored in your brain that may be causing distressing symptoms. Through bilateral stimulation, such as eye movements, your brain’s natural healing processes are activated. This allows for the reprocessing of memories, leading to healthier thoughts and reduced symptoms. EMDR works by harnessing the remarkable abilities of your brain to heal and overcome difficult experiences. It’s like giving your brain a fresh perspective on the past, allowing you to let go of the pain and find emotional freedom. EMDR empowers you to transform your life and discover newfound strength and resilience. It’s truly remarkable how EMDR can help you rewrite your story and find healing from within.

Benefits of using EMDR with CBT 

EMDR and Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT) are two evidence-based therapeutic approaches that can complement each other in the treatment of various mental health conditions. While EMDR focuses on reprocessing traumatic memories and alleviating distressing symptoms, CBT provides practical strategies and tools to address negative thought patterns and behaviors. The combination of EMDR and CBT can offer a comprehensive approach to healing, allowing for both the processing of past traumas and the development of effective coping mechanisms for the present. This integrated approach can lead to more profound and lasting positive changes in your mental well-being.

Your Journey to Healing Starts Here

At Coastal Therapy & Wellness, we believe in the power of EMDR to bring about lasting change. Our dedicated therapists are committed to providing you with the highest quality care and helping you achieve your mental health goals. Take the first step on your healing journey by contacting us today.

Testimonials and Success Stories

Here are a few testimonials from our clients who have experienced the transformative power of EMDR therapy:

EMDR therapy has truly changed my life. I had been struggling with anxiety and panic attacks for years, but after just a few sessions, I noticed a significant reduction in my symptoms. EMDR helped me reprocess past traumatic events and develop healthier ways of coping. I feel more empowered and in control of my emotions now.

— Client

I had been carrying the weight of childhood trauma for far too long. EMDR provided me with a safe space to confront those painful memories and release the emotional burden I had been carrying. It’s been a transformative journey, and I now have a renewed sense of hope and resilience.

— Client


Combining EMDR with Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT) has been a game-changer for me. EMDR helped me address the underlying trauma, while CBT provided me with practical tools to manage my anxiety on a daily basis. The synergy between these two approaches has been incredibly powerful in my healing process.

— Client


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3020 Old Ranch Pkwy, Seal Beach, CA 90277

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