Energy psychology is an evidence-based emerging field of psychotherapy which looks at the relationship between our energy systems (such as the electrical activity of the nervous system, heart, meridians, bio-fields) and our emotions, cognition, behaviour and health.
Although traditional psychotherapeutic modalities focus on thought, emotions, biology and environmental causes, energy psychology recognizes that our bioenergy makes up an essential part of our psychological functioning.
Developed by Dr. Fred Gallo, Energy Diagnostic and Treatment Methods (EDxTM) is an energy psychotherapy approach which can be used in the assessment and treatment of psychological problems via bioenergy systems. EDxTM can be a powerful method to uncover and overcome underlying energetic aspects of the problem.
EDxTM involves a combination of attunements, manual muscle testing, enhanced intuition, tapping, assuming specified body postures and movements, visualizations, use of affirmations, expressed intentions and assertions, and more.
EDxTM can be a useful intervention to rapidly alleviate psychological symptoms related to: