Tag Archives: counseling

Domestic Violence, Joyce Lopez, LSCW

Domestic Violence On average, nearly 20 people per minute are physically abused by an intimate partner in the United States. During one year, this equates to more than 10 million women and men. 1 in 4 women and 1 in 9 men experience severe intimate partner physical violence, intimate partner contact sexual violence, and/or intimate… Read More »

Officer Michael Shaw Shares His Personal Story On Suicide and Post Traumatic Stress DisorderPTSD P2

Officer Michael Shaw experienced Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) as a result of losing his best friend and fellow law enforcement officer to suicide. In part 2 of this interview, Officer Shaw discusses the importance of seeking support despite the stigma surrounding mental health, because there is “life after PTSD.” He also shares how he… Read More »

Officer Michael Shaw Shares His Personal Story on Suicide and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder PTSD P1

Michael Shaw shares his personal story of how the loss of his best friend to suicide had a long lasting impact on his personal and professional life. Matt was not only Officer Shaw’s best friend and roommate, but also a Deputy Sheriff. In this interview Officer Shaw recalls the night of Matt’s suicide in their… Read More »

Will I have to talk about my trauma [in treatment for posttraumatic stress disorder]?

A big part of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is avoiding thinking and talking about the trauma. But in order for treatment to be effective, patients have to address the trauma in some way. It isn’t easy, but a good therapist can help. Learn more about the treatment of PTSD at http://www.ptsd.va.gov/public/pages/gen-treatment.asp Source: Youtube

Central County Fire and Rescue offering free PTSD counseling to citizens involved in traumatic event

Military service members and first responders witness horrible incidents while on the job. Many will take advantage of counseling for post-traumatic stress disorder. A local fire department is now offering similar counseling to citizens. Source: Youtube

Cancel Culture, Night Terrors, Avoidant, CPTSD, Executive Function, Being Famous

Dr. Kirk answers patron emails. Become a patron of our podcast by going to https://www.patreon.com/PsychologyInSeattle Email: https://psychologyinseattle.squarespace.com/contact The Psychology In Seattle Podcast. This content is for educational and informational purposes only. Although Kirk Honda is a licensed marriage and family therapist, this content is not a replacement for proper mental health treatment. Always seek the… Read More »

Living with CPTSD During a Crisis with Anna Runkle

Returning to the show is Anna Runkle, the creator of Crappy Childhood Fairy, an online resource for understanding and healing from CPTSD related to chronic childhood experiences. In Season Two, we learned about Anna and her work after a listener wrote in and recommended her processes. As a childhood trauma survivor, Anna brings a perspective… Read More »

Criminalize The Victim – Racial Trauma

Criminalize The Victim – Racial Trauma Watch Next: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_T_KCPDF6Zo&list=PL5R7nV3QLntMUMwz6noVenq4lAv3b9v0H&index=2&t=13s Ahmaud Arbery – black man jogging and was shot/murdered. The two men who shot him were not arrested for two months. A lot of black people are upset over this, including myself In this video I wana talk about why its so difficult to heal racial… Read More »

Undiagnosed PTSD And Chronic Anxiety – Gateway Counseling Center

Is chronic recurring anxiety a form of PTSD? The Truth About Anxiety Gateway Counseling Center’s John Hawkins Jr. M.S., L.M.H.C., C.A.P. responds to questions about mental and emotional health. John Hawkins helps individuals suffering from a variety of addictions by providing effective health counseling methods and treatment options. #letstalkmentalhealth #mentalhealthawareness #Counseling #mentalhealth #instalife #health #life… Read More »