Tag Archives: Connection

Adena Bank Lees – Safety With Others

Speaker, Author, Consultant. Covert Emotional Incest Adena Bank Lees, LCSW, LISAC, BCETS, CP, is an internationally recognized authority on trauma related to childhood sexual abuse, in particular Covert Emotional Incest (CEI). Adena’s mission is to bring CEI out of the shadows and shine light on the process of identifying and healing from it. In her… Read More »

Adena Bank Lees Covert Emotional Incest

Speaker, Author, Consultant. Covert Emotional Incest Adena Bank Lees, LCSW, LISAC, BCETS, CP, is an internationally recognized authority on trauma related to childhood sexual abuse, in particular Covert Emotional Incest (CEI). Adena’s mission is to bring CEI out of the shadows and shine light on the process of identifying and healing from it. In her… Read More »

The pain, the treatment and the stigma that comes with PTSD | Michelle Brezinski | Live @ VoiceStory

Live at The Cultch on the theme of “Mental Health in the Workplace and the Impact on Self”. In late 2006 Michelle experienced a horrific work-related death but was sure she had handled it well. Until early 2008 when she started to experience consuming thoughts of impending doom. Thoughts that she had never had in… Read More »

Do People TRIGGER You? CPTSD and Why We ISOLATE

NEW! I just released a low-cost mini-course featuring extended versions of my Isolation series videos, plus bonus videos from my most popular videos of all time. You can access the new course here: https://courses.crappychildhoodfairy.com/courses/CPTSD-and-Isolation For a deeper dive into all the symptoms of Childhood PTSD — how they happen, and what to do, take my… Read More »

PTSD Trauma Healing Video

Here I talk about my own experience of working with teenagers with complex PTSD, including common behaviours and the wide range of spectrum that trauma plays out. I talk about trauma, and how it affects us all in our own ways, and how to heal these past traumas. This is very specific to my own… Read More »

Simple to Complex Trauma & Overcoming Disassociation

Here I talk about – The spectrums of Trauma – Simple and complex trauma – Disassociation – Reconnecting with your emotions to work with trauma I am a professional counsellor, specialising in mindfulness, and use a transpersonal approach. I offer Skype sessions online so feel free to contact me through private message. You can also… Read More »

PTSD: We are NOT Broken | San Pao | TEDxDirigo

In this riveting and personal talk, San Pao walks us through memories of a life lived with PTSD, exploring the many ways trauma and its consequences can manifest and shape a person’s path over time. Drawing on his experiences as a veteran, refugee, and son, he encourages us to talk about PTSD, openly and with… Read More »

The Art and Science of Suffering | Julia DiGangi | TEDxDePaulUniversity

Through her work with torture survivors, combat veterans, bereaved parents and orphans, Julia DiGangi has become intimately acquainted with the many faces of suffering—and it was through this work that she sought to understand both the scientific underpinnings and the spiritual consequences of stress and trauma. She shares what she has learned about various forms… Read More »