Tag Archives: DSM

ASWB Exam Practice – PTSD Symptoms

How well do you know the criteria for PTSD? Here’s a walk-through of a free LCSW/LMSW/LSW exam practice question from SWTP (https://www.socialworktestprep.com). A client reports intrusive distressing memories and recurring nightmares for the last month, ever since hearing about the sexual assault of a close friend. The client says she has had trouble talking to… Read More »

Psychiatry Must Stop Ignoring Trauma, with Dr. Bessel van der Kolk

If you’re interested in licensing this or any other Big Think clip for commercial or private use, contact our licensing partner Executive Interviews: https://www.executiveinterviews.biz/rightsholders/bigthink/ Acclaimed psychiatrist Bessel van der Kolk explores his field’s long, complex, and stubborn history with trauma. Dr. van der Kolk explains how psychiatry as a whole avoided progress, often misdiagnosing trauma… Read More »

9 Ways to Help Relieve Symptoms of Complex PTSD – You'll feel so much better! xx

Here is the 9th one I couldn’t remember in the video: T.R.E. – Trauma Release Exercises 🙂 To find out more about Debbie’s books, online courses, meditations, healing music, and coaching with her, click on the following link: https://www.debbiemirza.com/ Source: Youtube

Can a Romantic Breakup Cause PTSD? | Why Mental Disorder Definitions Matter

This video answers the question: Can someone develop posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) from a romantic breakup? When we look at posttraumatic stress disorder, we see that in the qualifying trauma section there are four types of traumatic experiences listed: directly experiencing a traumatic event, witnessing a traumatic event in person occurring to others, learning about… Read More »

Jodi Arias Murder Case | Borderline, Narcissistic, or Nothing?

This video answers the question: Can I review the case of Jodi Arias? She was convicted in 2015 of murdering a young man named Travis Alexander, who was somebody with whom she was in a relationship. I look at the timeline, but also the mental health and personality characteristics that may have been going on… Read More »

Diagnosing PTSD, Adjustment, Generalized Anxiety and Panic Disorders

Full length video can be found here: http://www.psychotherapy.net/video/dsm5-vol2 In volume 2 of our DSM-5 and Psychodiagnostic Interviewing series, learn how to obtain essential diagnostic information on some of the most common disorders therapists encounter— Adjustment, Panic, Generalized Anxiety, and Posttraumatic Stress Disorders—while establishing and maintaining therapeutic rapport. Part of the 4-video series: The DSM-5 and… Read More »

Unpacking the DSM: PTSD edition=Negative Beliefs & Distortions and 4 Tips on how to combat them

#DSM #Trauma #PTSD #survivorsguidetolife  Hi y’all welcome to my final video in the Unpacking the DSM PTSD edition where I dicuss negative beleifs, low self esteem, and other conitive distortions that are common for suvivors to experience and feel. Here I share 4 tips on how you can combat these negative beliefs on your rod… Read More »

Unpacking the DSM: PTSD Edition=Intrusions

#survivorsguidetolife #Unpacking the DSM #PTSD #intrusions #nightmares Hi y’all this is the continuation of the Unpacking the DSM-5 Series, PTSD edition were I break down different categories of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and give you some general tips on how you can cope with them. This video focuses on Intrusions, which includes flahsbacks and nightmares. If… Read More »

Unpacking the DSM: PTSD Edition=Introduction

#DSM-V #PTSD #healingfromtrauma Hi y’all welcome back to my channel, this is the first installment of my series within a series, Unpacking the DSM-PTSD edition. Today I read through the official diagnosis of Posttraumatic-Stress Disorder (PTSD) in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM-V). In this video I hope to shed some light on PTSD and… Read More »

Unpacking the DSM: PTSD-Arousal and Self Destructive Behaviors

#unpackingthedsm #jlangtherapy #DSM #PTSD #trauma #healing #selfdestructivebehavior Hi y’all welcome back to my channel. This is a continuation of the Unpacking the DSM series where I’m diving deep into PTSD. In today’s video I talk about arousal and self destructive behaviors, so if this is something you struggle with then stay tuned. If you are… Read More »