Attachment Focused EMDR

Understanding Attachment-Focused EMDR

With trauma taking on so many different forms and leading to so many debilitating life stressors, the expanding of treatment options for trauma has become most important. Traditional therapy methods used by many facilities, centers, and therapists will not be effective for everyone, particularly if the client is working to resolve issues of developmental and…

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PTSD in Sherman Oaks

Help for PTSD in Sherman Oaks

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, or PTSD, is a name that many people are familiar with today. The National Institute of Mental Health estimates that about 3.6% of the adult population will suffer from PTSD each year.  PTSD can happen to individual’s who have experienced traumatic events, experienced overwhelming fear of death or harm, or have witnessed…

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Certified Trauma Professional

Look for a Certified Trauma Professional to Help You

Experiences with trauma can take on many forms. Trauma can effect your physical, mental or emotional health.  The effects of trauma can be long lasting and may may stay with you for years. You may find that you have difficulty sleeping, relating to others, and dealing with social situations. You may feel stressed and anxious…

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neurobiological relational model

Treating Trauma Using a Neurobiological Relational Model

Trauma treatment is complex and must involve an understanding of the many ways trauma effects overall functioning.  Although everyone will experience different symptoms and complications, the unwanted consequences of trauma can be profound and far reaching and can include alterations in  affect, emotions, the body, mental functioning, relational functioning, self image, attention and one’s overall…

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Psychological Trauma in Los Angeles

Healing from Psychological Trauma in Los Angeles

Many people experience traumatic events during their lifetime. Some people may have no long-lasting effects, while others may go on to develop symptoms of post-traumatic stress and other mental health issues. If you are experiencing mental distress such as depression, anxiety, substance abuse, nightmares, flashbacks, avoidance, numbing, or physical distress such as IBS, hypertension, fibromyalgia,…

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