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Trauma Release Exercises for the Treatment of Mental Health Issues: Clinical Effectiveness, Safety and Guidelines

Last updated: January 5, 2015
Project Number: RB0771-000
Product Line: Rapid Response
Research Type: Devices and Systems
Report Type: Summary of Abstracts
Result type: Report

Question

  1. What is the clinical effectiveness of trauma release exercises (TRE) for the treatment of patients with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), anxiety, depression, or psychological trauma?
  2. What are the evidence-based guidelines associated with the use of TRE for the treatment of patients with PTSD, anxiety, depression, or psychological trauma?

Key Message

No relevant literature was identified regarding the clinical effectiveness of TRE for the treatment of patients with PTSD, anxiety, depression, or psychological trauma. No evidence-based guidelines associated with the use of TRE for the treatment of said disorders were identified.