Tag Archives: Art therapy

Healing tears painting abstracts for grief and trauma

My name is Xanthe Wyse. I have been diagnosed with bipolar disorder (type 1) and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). My emotions get shut down and frozen inside. Listening to music on a loop and moving and expressing myself in some way such as painting abstracts helps me to access emotion. I am currently processing grief… Read More »

Would I take a cure for bipolar disorder and PTSD? Hope

Feeling a lot better after a very difficult few weeks. Bipolar disorder doesn’t have a cure. It can be managed with varying degrees of success. I still get mood cycling on meds, just less extreme than without. I cannot currently work full-time but am working part-time with flexible hours. I am having treatment for post-traumatic… Read More »

Psychological Trauma and the Brain

Can psychological trauma cause physical changes in the brain? Can it increase your risk for depression, anxiety, PTSD (post-traumatic stress disorder) and addiction? Watch this video to learn more about how psychological trauma can affect the brain Source: Youtube

How meditation drawing has helped my PTSD and depression

Pental pen brush: https://amzn.to/2ExkifY Micron pens: https://amzn.to/2EvQpMN Hello fellow traveler. If you are here, I must assume you are searching for ways to fix yourself. Art therapy is one of the many tools I have used to help repair my inner world, and reflect positive sight into the shadows of the world that you and… Read More »

Jason’s Story – Art & PTSD/TBI

In recent years there has been increased interest in the relationship between art and healing in the medical world. More than three hundred professional organizations are researching, documenting, and systematizing how engagement with the creative processes impacts the development of disease and the likelihood of recovery. The mission of the Foundation is to use its… Read More »

I Found An Art Therapist!!! Insomnia Vlog

Let me know if you have tried art therapy. My Blog ♥ http://cptsdwarrior.com My SOCIAL ♥Instagram♥ https://www.instagram.com/pokingholes_cptsdwarrior/♥FACEBOOK♥ http://www.facebook.com/Poking-Holes-1675396336061298/ ♥TWITTER♥ http://twitter.com/poking_holes ♥TUMBLR♥ http://poking-holes.tumblr.com/ ♥Email♥ pokingholeschannel@gmail.com Disclaimer: I am not a mental health professional nor am I an academic expert on Narcissistic Personality Disorder (NPD) or complex post traumatic stress disorder (CPTSD). I am here to share… Read More »

ptsd and accelerated resolution therapy, my experience with a.r.t. therapy #ptsd #arttherapy

I am trying my best to let you know what happens during accelerated resolution therapy. It is very helpful for ptsd and I recommend this to anyone has ptsd or even if you are just having a really hard time with intrusive thoughts. It has helped me so much and I will be going back… Read More »

Ukraine: Helping veterans of the Donbass conflict overcome PTSD | Focus on Europe

Many Ukrainian soldiers are returning from combat in the Donbass region with psychological traumas. Some are no longer able to handle civilian life, but there is little state aid. Private organizations are trying to help the veterans. Subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/user/deutschewelleenglish?sub_confirmation=1 For more news go to: http://www.dw.com/en/ Follow DW on social media: ►Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/deutschewellenews/ ►Twitter: https://twitter.com/dwnews ►Instagram:… Read More »

Meet TJ: A 20-year Navy Veteran Who Paints to Overcome PTSD

Welcome to AspenPointe’s mental health counseling and substance abuse facilities located in Colorado Springs and outlying rural areas around Colorado. We offer a multitude of therapy, assistance and support for those who suffer from debilitating mental trauma, illness, psychological issues and drug and alcohol use treatment. Locations: https://www.aspenpointe.org/location-contacts Acute Services, Walk-in Crisis Center (Lighthouse on… Read More »