Tag Archives: relationship

THE BREAKUP + PTSD: Relationship Talk

***DISCLAIMER*** I am NOT a mental health professional. **CW/TW: Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence This is my break up rant. It’s been a week and I’m feeling way better than I thought I would. I learned a lot about myself and how others operate. Holding myself accountable for stuff, and making sure I always sort through… Read More »

C-PTSD: Awareness

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Relationship Armageddon 2 Defensiveness

Dr. Nelson discusses Gottman’s second contributor to the relationship Armageddon- Defensiveness.Dr. This is the second of four videos in the series [Defensiveness, Stonewalling, Criticism, and Contempt]. Video Series by Dr. Nelson Relationship Poison: Resentment Fixing or Advice Giving Relationship Armageddon: Stonewalling Defensiveness Criticism Contempt Relationship Judo: Boundaries Reflecting Feelings Give Up Being Right How to… Read More »

PTSD & Cyclical Thinking

I have never been a fan of alcohol. My rape this year was linked to alcohol. That has made me even less of a fan of alcohol. It can make the nicest people stupid and also make the gentle prey to sexual predators. I have major trust issues due to my abuse in my past… Read More »

How is Betrayal Trauma Formed? (Symptoms of PTSD) – 2.12S

This episode covers THE thing that can make a situation go from bad to traumatic. We also discuss things that can make the process less damaging for you. Timestamps 1:15 What is Trauma? What causes trauma? 2:08 Humans have three automatic responses to bad situations 3:13 One challenge with guys (They see aggression) 3:45 This… Read More »

Porn Addiction and How It Works in the Brain

Dr. Nelson explains how pornography addiction works in the brain. This is an intro to the series on sex and porn addiction. Video Series by Dr. Nelson Relationship Poison: Resentment Fixing or Advice Giving Relationship Armageddon: Stonewalling Defensiveness Criticism Contempt Relationship Judo: Boundaries Reflecting Feelings Give Up Being Right How to Tame Your Teen Mental… Read More »

Relationship Judo: Giving Up Being Right

Dr. Nelson explains how to improve relationships by giving up the goal or need to be right and instead changing the goal to understanding and helping the other feel heard. This is a video is part of the Relationship Judo Series. Video Series by Dr. Nelson Relationship Poison: Resentment Fixing or Advice Giving Relationship Armageddon:… Read More »

Relationship Judo: Reflecting Feelings

Dr. Nelson explains how to communicate more effectively using a counseling technique called reflecting feelings. This is a video is part of the Relationship Judo Video Series. Video Series by Dr. Nelson Relationship Poison: Resentment Fixing or Advice Giving Relationship Armageddon: Stonewalling Defensiveness Criticism Contempt Relationship Judo: Boundaries Reflecting Feelings Give Up Being Right How… Read More »

Relationship Judo: Boundaries

Dr. Nelson explains how to improve relationships by establishing and maintaining clear Boundaries. This is a video is part of the Relationship Judo Video Series. Video Series by Dr. Nelson Relationship Poison: Resentment Fixing or Advice Giving Relationship Armageddon: Stonewalling Defensiveness Criticism Contempt Relationship Judo: Boundaries Reflecting Feelings Give Up Being Right How to Tame… Read More »

Relationship Poison: Fixing or Advice Giving

Dr. Nelson explains how giving advice or trying to fix things instead of attentive and supportive listening can damage a relationship and escalate a disagreement. This is a video is part of the Relationship Poison Series. Video Series by Dr. Nelson Relationship Poison: Resentment Fixing or Advice Giving Relationship Armageddon: Stonewalling Defensiveness Criticism Contempt Relationship… Read More »

MedCircle Behind the Scenes: Trauma Survivors Speak Out

In this rare MedCircle behind the scenes footage, the trauma survivors working on set speak out and share their stories. Watch the full educational series HERE: http://bit.ly/2Zjhfik Clinical psychologist Dr. Cheryl Arutt has helped many survivors through trauma from sexual assault, domestic violence, and more. In this rare MedCircle behind the scenes footage, she shares… Read More »