Lori Marino

Founder and Executive Director, The Kimmela Center for Animal Advocacy

Lori Marino is a neuroscientist and an expert in animal behaviour and intelligence. Formerly on the faculty at Emory University, she is the founder and executive director of the Kimmela Center for Animal Advocacy in Utah, and president of the Whale Sanctuary Project.

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Lori Marino

I was disappointed to see Aeon giving a voice to pseudoscience, which is what EMDR clearly is. There is no empirical evidence from well-controlled studies that it has any effect beyond a placebo. If you would like to know more about the EMDR “industry” please see: Lilienfeld, S.O., 2008. EMDR treatment: Less than meets the eye. Navigating the mindfield: A user’s guide to distinguishing science from pseudoscience in mental health, pp.403-418.

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