International Association for
Neuro-Linguistic Programming


Scientific Research

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Neuro-Linguistic Programming is currently being studied in universities all around the world. Please send us links to new studies. This is an important measure to get NLP the recognition it deserves. The more as scientific community seems to be biased towards NLP. Thank you.

.General NLP research studies and Databases




EMDR / Wingwave

  • How EMDR was created, John Grinder
  • A comprehensive listing of research articles realting to EMDR and trauma therapy.
  • Eye Movement Research: Core NLP Hypothesis Vindicated, Dr. Richard Bolstad, 2015.
  • Eye Movements helps retrieve Memories, Research by Jordana S. Wynn, Jennifer D. Ryan, and Bradley R. Buchsbaum (2020) / PNAS doi:10.1073/pnas.1917586117.
  • The Eyes Don’t have it: Lie Detection and Neuro-Linguistic Programming, Wiseman and Watt, 2012. --> Unfortunately, the hypothesis Wiseman and Watt chose to study is not the one that NLP discovered. Read: Core NLP Hypothesis Vindicated by Dr. Richard Bolstadt (2015) above.
  • NLP Eye Accessing Cues - Maybe the most incorrectly cited element of NLP? Read what the founders of NLP Grinder/Bandler really claimed.
  • A good overview on EMDR - excellent as a handout for patients.
  • Check out research database on 'eye movement' (some 300 studies on the subject).


Therapy - Psychotherapy