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New Study Shows Delayed Effect of Trauma on the Brain

A team of scientists from India have studied how a single episode of severe stress can lead to delayed and long-term psychological trauma. The research has shown that a single stressful incident can lead to increased electrical activity in the region of the brain known as the amygdala. The amygdala is a small, almond-shaped group… Read More »

ERASE – 4 – (PTSD & C-PTSD).

Erase Memories 4th Generation: Our project started ten years ago, it consists of finding the best design of a Visual session on a computer screen that allows to erase traumatic memories… We are in our fourth generation, the last one, Erase-4- with this cybertherapeuthic session! However many teams still sceptic to our findings, we invite… Read More »

Surviving A Toxic Family Gathering – Trauma & PTSD Skills

Hi all. The holidays are on us and many of my clients and I have been discussing how to manage visiting the dysfunctional family. To clarify some things, the frontal lobes are the part of the brain that goes off line when we are triggered. Keeping our frontal lobes online is the name of the… Read More »

How can I stop the nightmares in Denver?

http://vitaltouchmassagedenver.com/touching-stories/ 303.819.0097 Do you have nightmares? This is something that happens to a fair number of us. If you have a history of trauma or PTSD, nightmares can happen more frequently. In fact, this is often a defining characteristic of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder or PTSD. So where do nightmares come from? Nightmares come from… Read More »

Extinction Therapy

Assignment References Kinchin, D., 2004. Post traumatic stress disorder: the invisible injury. Success Unlimited. Nelson, H.E., 1997. Cognitive behavioural therapy with schizophrenia: A practice manual. Nelson Thornes. Alexander, L., 2013. Conditioning techniques in clinical practice and research. Springer. Bandura, A., 1977. Self-efficacy: toward a unifying theory of behavioral change. Psychological review, 84(2), p.191. Janak, P.H.… Read More »

Limbic System: Sex, Hallucinations, Emotion, Memory, PTSD, Amygdala… Brain Mind Lecture 6

http://BrainMind.com Brain Mind Lecture 6: Limbic System, Introductory Overview: Amygdala, Hypothalamus, Hippocampus, Hallucinations, Memory, Emotion, Sexuality, Amnesia, Flashbacks, PTSD, Brain Mind Lecture 6, Rhawn Joseph, Ph.D. http://BrainMind.com The video constitutes one of six Brain Mind Introductory Lectures, posted on youtube, each providing an introductory overview of the functional organization of the brain. To reduce confusion,… Read More »