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Working Through Child Trauma With a Trauma Professional

When a child experiences being in a severely dangerous position, their world shatters as they no longer feel safe. This dramatic shift in a child can alter how they perceive the world. Unfortunately, it may have long lasting effects if not worked through. A trauma professional can help adults work through the persistent feeling of…

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Trauma Resiliency Model

How the Trauma Resiliency Model in working with Oppressed Population

Living in a society that practices discrimination regarding certain groups can be an underlying cause of trauma and depression.  It may come with not being understood, isolation, and unfair treatment—which can affect mental health. For many, discrimination can lead to a life of trauma. The trauma resiliency model, a somatic alternative therapy, can help people…

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Mindfulness Somatic Healing

Mindfulness Somatic Healing For Sexual Assault Survivors

Regaining trust in the world after sexual assault is challenging. A survivor may disassociate from their own body in response to fearful situations and in order to overcome the danger. If a survivor suffered abuse in childhood, they may have a limited sensory and emotional awareness overall. Body psychotherapies can help people have a body…

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Survive Holiday Stress With Couples Therapy in Los Angeles

The holidays are an exciting time to share with your partner. There’s a lot of eating, gifting, bonding, reminiscing, and messages of joy. The holidays can also bring plenty of stress as we’ve been programmed to meet many expectations. Handling the holiday stress alone is a heavy enough task; doing it as a couple can…

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seasonal depression in Los Angeles

Fight Seasonal Depression in Los Angeles

It’s natural to enjoy routine. Expectations are met, order is in place, and there’s control over the situation—or at least there’s the feeling that everything you know is guaranteed to remain the same. When there’s a change in your routine however, it’s easy to feel off-balance. This sentiment applies to many things, including seasons having…

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