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Trauma: 70% of US Adults Have Faced It. What Are the Effects?

Get EXCLUSIVE access to our full series with Dr. Judith Joseph HERE: http://bit.ly/2TGaWm9 Get EXCLUSIVE access to all of our in-depth interviews: http://bit.ly/2TIPwVF Trauma: the likelihood of experiencing it is more common than most people realize. Over 70% of US adults have experienced trauma at least once in their lives. That’s over 220 million Americans.… Read More »

episode 1: The History of BURNOUT!

This series is sponsored by Google Today we are starting a new adventure together into the depths of burnout. Is it the same as stress? What about depression? Or is burnout something that we are making up? Follow along as I learn what burnout is, what it is not, and talking with specialists and friends… Read More »

4 Major Causes of Mental Illness

Mental illness is an illness of the brain, of which exact cause is unknown yet. RECOMMENDED BOOK: The Other Side of Sadness – https://amzn.to/2U4GZgK What the New Science of Bereavement Tells Us About Life After Loss – {This is Amazon affiliate link, it costs you nothing extra, but it helps me run the channel} The… Read More »

Why Does My Past Trauma Still Affect Me? [CC]

Order my book today! ARE U OK? http://geni.us/sva4iUY Why do we still struggle with the affects of trauma even when most of the guilt is gone? The answer is cognitive dissonance. Cognitive dissonance is when our beliefs about ourselves and situation are not in line with how we act. Meaning that if we think we… Read More »

PTSD & C-PTSD; What is it, and How Do I Know if I Have it? |Shannon Petrovich LCSW

The essence of trauma is that it overwhelms the person with terror and powerlessness. This terror is so overwhelming as to flood the system with adrenaline, leading to a fight/flight/freeze reaction, and resulting in physiological as well as emotional aftermath. This video will describe this complex diagnosis. Source: Youtube

Hypersexuality as a Result of Abuse | Kati Morton

Order my book today! ARE U OK? http://geni.us/sva4iUY Those of us who have been sexually abused or assaulted can struggle with our sexuality and sex life afterward. Today we talk about why many who have been abused or assaulted end up feeling very hypersexual. Meaning that we will want sex frequently, and even place ourselves… Read More »

The Long Term Effects of Childhood Trauma

Order my book today! ARE U OK? http://geni.us/sva4iUY Today Dr. Alexa Altman and I sit down to discuss trauma and how if the PTSD or other trauma symptoms go untreated it can follow up in later life. Research even shows that trauma or abuse can affect our own children and be passed down through our… Read More »

What is Inner Child Work? Why Should We Do It?

Usually when someone is talking about inner child work, they are mentioning in reference to trauma work. Traditionally it was believed that we will need to reconnect with our younger self (at the time the trauma happened) and heal ourselves at that age/time. Hence the term, “doing inner child work” meaning that when we act… Read More »

BPD vs CPTSD: What’s the difference?

C-PTSD or Complex post traumatic stress disorder occurs when someone is repeatedly traumatized (ie. in war, abused for long periods of time, etc) and it can make relationships and life afterward very difficult. They state that those who suffer from complex PTSD have more issues with: 1. Emotion regulation 2. Forgetting traumatic events completely 3.… Read More »

Trauma & Abuse: An Honest Conversation with Boogie2988

Boogie2988 and I sit down to talk about his life, trauma, abuse and how he is getting better one day at a time. Please check out the videos we did on his channel here: Boogie’s Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC4_bwov47DseacR1-ttTdOg PRE-ORDER MY BOOK NOW! http://bit.ly/2s0mULy Try​ ​BetterHelp:​ http://tryonlinetherapy.com/katimorton Plans​ ​start​ ​at​ ​$35​ ​a​ ​week​ ​(billed​ ​monthly).​ ​Must​ ​be​… Read More »

Physical Abuse and Its Long Term Effects

PRE-ORDER MY BOOK NOW! http://bit.ly/2s0mULy Physical abuse is defined as the use of physical force that may result in bodily injury, physical pain, or impairment. This could be pushing, pinching, biting, throwing things at you, choking you, pinning you down, the list goes on and on. Overall just know that if anyone ever does something… Read More »

Can I have PTSD without having PTSD?? Facebook Friday! #KatiFAQ

Facebook Friday!! 1. #katifaq I have been diagnosed with PTSD from childhood sexual abuse. I’ve been seeing a counselor for years. My question is, I am an EMT and see traumatic things quite often, am I more likely to have flashbacks about those events because I already have PTSD? 2. #KatiFAQ – I am feeling… Read More »

REPRESSED MEMORIES? – Mental Health with Kati Morton

Pre-order My New Book Today! ARE YOU OK? http://bit.ly/2s0mULy Repressed memories are hypothesized memories having been unconsciously blocked, due to the memory being associated with a high level of stress or trauma. The theory states that even though the individual cannot recall the memory, it may still be affecting them consciously. Since I have worked… Read More »