CREA 2023 Awards

The esteemed CREA Award is proudly presented to Dr. Julia A. Andre by the Brainz Magazine Selection Committee, acknowledging her remarkable contributions to the field of trauma therapy and mental health. Driven by a passion for innovation and a deep understanding of trauma healing, Dr. Andre has pioneered a groundbreaking approach known as EMDR Intensives. This revolutionary treatment model, developed by Dr. Andre in Asia, challenges the traditional weekly therapy format by offering intensive trauma healing sessions that can lead to significant relief in a matter of days. Through her tireless dedication and unwavering commitment to her mission of healing, Dr. Andre has transformed the lives of countless individuals, empowering them to overcome their trauma and find hope and resilience. Her pioneering work has not only provided tangible economic value but has also garnered strong scientific evidence, promising a paradigm shift in trauma treatment. Additionally, Dr. Andre has made it her mission to educate and train fellow professionals in Asia about the effectiveness and benefits of the Intensive treatment format. With her trailblazing spirit and unwavering determination, Dr. Julia A. Andre is a deserving recipient of the prestigious CREA Award, leaving an enduring impact on the field of trauma therapy and inspiring others to believe in the possibility of healing.


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