Tag Archives: Early Trauma

NARM Survival Styles: Psychobiological Adaptations to Developmental Trauma

The NeuroAffective Relational Model (NARM) is an approach for resolving Complex Trauma (C-PTSD). Complex Trauma emerges out of unresolved attachment, relational and developmental trauma. This leads to distortions of personality development, or the Self. The disruption of neurobiological pathways leads to psychological, behavioral and physical symptoms and disorders. So many adults are suffering from the… Read More »

CPTSD: How to Feel SAFE

When CPTSD is active and our brains/emotions are dysregulated, we can be easily triggered by things that upset us, including things people say or do (or don’t do), things that are shocking, or just everyday stressors. Getting triggered can cost us hours and days of disruption, so the search for a “safe space” can be… Read More »