Updated: Nov 20
The BLAST Technique® (Bi-Lateral Analysis and Stimulation Treatment) started its incarnation in 2008 with its creator, leading International Hypnotherapist and Media Body Language Expert Nick Davies who managed to speed up the process and efficacy of PTSD and trauma treatment for an all-round better and more efficient experience for the client and therapist.
Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR) was the probably the most effective tool out there for dealing with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and Trauma, but as with anything, things develop, change and improve over time.
Nick Davies’ BLAST Technique® has been described as “EMDR on steroids!”, it has been created, developed and refined to work faster and more effectively with PTSD and trauma utilising the brain’s natural processing systems, rather than only using ‘bilateral stimulation’ or being a ‘confusion technique’.
It draws from some of the research of, (but not limited to), neuroscientist and neuropsychologists Joseph LeDoux, Peter Naish, Ksenja da Silva, and NLP co-creator John Grinder. The BLAST Technique® utilises several treatment modalities to create what we, our students and clients believe, is the fastest, most natural and effective treatment for this chronic, yet curable condition.
The BLAST Technique® has been used to resolve not only PTSD and trauma but a host of other conditions: