Tag Archives: mental health

The effect of trauma on the brain and how it affects behaviors | John Rigg | TEDxAugusta

In his work with trauma patients, Dr. Rigg has observed how the brain is constantly reacting to sensory information, generating non-thinking reactions before our intelligent individual human brains are able to process the event and formulate a self-driven response. John is a professional musician, who became a physician in his 40s. This talk was given… Read More »

Effectiveness of PTSD Treatment

Treatment for PTSD can help relieve some of the symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder, as HealthyPlace.com Medical Director, Dr. Harry Croft, explains. — PTSD Treatments: PTSD Therapy, PTSD Medications Can Help – http://ow.ly/N21Pt PTSD Treatment Blog Posts – http://ow.ly/N21Lf How To Find A Good PTSD Therapist – http://ow.ly/N21RK How To Treat PTSD By Yourself –… Read More »

Dealing With Doctors (Authority Figures) After Trauma: Overcoming Intimidation

I’ve had my fair share of talking to doctors – and even with all that practice, I find myself still shutting down and being intimidated by them and other authority figures. Learning how to state what we need, whether or not we’ve experienced trauma, can be a real challenge. Here are a few things I’m… Read More »

Physical Abuse and Its Long Term Effects

PRE-ORDER MY BOOK NOW! http://bit.ly/2s0mULy Physical abuse is defined as the use of physical force that may result in bodily injury, physical pain, or impairment. This could be pushing, pinching, biting, throwing things at you, choking you, pinning you down, the list goes on and on. Overall just know that if anyone ever does something… Read More »

Military PTSD – Thriving not just surviving

Living with PTSD is difficult but you can recover and become more resilient. This Open Arms – Veterans & Families Counselling community webinar explores: • What it’s like to live with Military Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)? • How can PTSD affect veterans’ families? • When to seek care? • Why PTSD is treated? •… Read More »

Zootherapy To Help PTSD

In this short video, we talk about simple but powerful impact of the zootherapy to help going through Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. This was one of the tools that help us going through our rough time of the PTSD recovery, as well as with the decluttering Journey. Here we talk about the journey and how to… Read More »

About PTSD symptoms: “It sneaks up on you like a ghost in the night.” Veteran Edward J. Fair

Edward J. Fair, US Army, (1970 – 1972) “Smells and sounds, they bring things up.” Learn more about PTSD from Edward Fair and other Veterans who’ve been there: http://www.ptsd.va.gov/AboutFace Source: Youtube

My PTSD Story

💛 Please reach out if you’re struggling 💛 Worldwide crisis resources: http://bit.ly/crisisresources UK mental health resources: http://bit.ly/resourcesuk ————————————————— Broadcasted October 14th on YouNow www.younow.com/-Tricky- ————————————————— If you want to help raise mental health and self harm awareness, please pop along to my Squiddly Store https://teespring.com/stores/squiddlystore 🐙 All merchandise has some or all profits donated to… Read More »