Tag Archives: Abnormal Psychology

Posttraumatic Stress Disorder & Trauma Lecture at Diablo Valley College (DVC) in Pleasant Hill, CA

Grace Pacheco, M.A., MFT lectures to Abnormal Psychology students at Diablo Valley College in Pleasant Hill, CA on treatment for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder. She is an expert in PTSD treatment after working with victims of violent crime for years and had specialized training in reduction of anxiety and hypervigilance as well as Eye Movement Desensitization… Read More »

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder: What Is It, Exactly?

If you’re experiencing PTSD, it doesn’t make you weak. It just means that you’ve been through something terrible and you need some help getting through it. According to Allure Magazine, post-traumatic stress disorder is a mental health disorder that occurs after experiencing or witnessing something traumatic or even life-threatening. Psychiatrist Dr. Charles Marmar tells Allure,… Read More »