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EMDR Research

EMDR International Association

EMDR Institute, Inc.



Things you can use

Free Guided Mediations from the UCLA Mindful Awareness Research Center in English and Spanish

Bilateral music for Brainspotting, EMDR, or just plain relaxing: 

Time to Heal: Brainspotting Bilateral Sound Healing, free, but only 11 minutes long

Bilateral Womb by Joyce E. Smith is 53 minutes long, also at Amazon and iTunes. Joyce E. Smith also has other music and guided meditations.


If you have been a victim of a crime in Los Angeles County

The Victim-Witness Assistance Program of the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office will pay for mental health services as well as medical bills and relocation. In Los Angeles County, call 800-380-3811

Domestic Violence Hotline: 800-799-7233

The National Domestic Violence Hotline provides lifesaving tools and immediate support to enable victims to find safety and live lives free of abuse.

Suicide Hotline: 800-273-8255

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

Child Abuse Hotline

Child help National Child Abuse Hotline: 800-422-4453

Survivors of Incest Anonymous (SIA)

This website is for survivors of child sexual abuse. There are resources, meetings and groups.

Sexual Assault Hotline: 800-656-4673

RAINN (Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network) is the nation's largest anti-sexual violence organization.

Linda Goodman Pillsbury, LCSW • 818-522-3952

California License# LCS 24069