The efficacy of Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT) for treating trauma in a female population following an earthquake in Indonesia


Citation (APA style): Rahmi, T. (2012). Efektivitas Emotional Freedom Technique dalam mengatasi trauma gempa Ibu Tumah Tangga [The efficacy of Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT) for treating trauma in a female population following an earthquake in Indonesia]. Pedagogi, 12(2), 107-114.

Abstract

This study examined psychological trauma in a population of women in the Teluk Bayur region of South Padang, Indonesia receiving EFT (Emotional Freedom Techniques) treatment following an earthquake. A within-subjects pre post design was used, with paired t-tests used to measure treatment effects. The result showed t = 7.466 and p = 0.00 indicating a significant improvement in those treated with EFT.

Keywords: Emotional Freedom Technique, EFT, trauma, earthquake, Indonesia

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