Tag Archives: sexual abuse

Overcoming Complex PTSD "Yes, You Can!" with Athena Moberg from Trauma Recovery

Overcoming Complex PTSD “Yes, You Can!” with Athena Moberg from Trauma Recovery “Me, too,” says Athena Moberg. “You are not alone. I understand.” Meet Athena Moberg from Trauma Recover Univerity. Find TRU here on Youtube here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC_pxd6gjX2Dd5amM_uboiRA Get her book “Yes You Can” on Amazon: http://amzn.to/24dftLu Get my book “You 1 Anxiety 0” here: http://amzn.to/1TKUcZK… Read More »

Part 2. The Cause of my Complex Trauma / C-PTSD **Trigger Warning**

I have layer upon layer of anger and frustration built up around me, like an impenetrable shield…. In hopes of excavating my best and most authentic self, I’m looking within – and shining the brightest light into the darkest recesses… Thank you all, for supportively listening, as I work my way through my pain, toward… Read More »

3 Stories of Hope After Abuse & Stress

3 young people tell their personal stories of recovering from sexual abuse and other stress in their younger years. The following video is of their group mentor Lori Carpenos telling the story behind their stories of recovery and thriving. You can watch that video at … https://youtu.be/yxg8Af5JqRU You can also watch other videos in this… Read More »

Processing trauma creativity – PTSD from sexual abuse

My name is Xanthe Wyse. I have been diagnosed with bipolar 1 disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). I have had PTSD since I was 5 years old from sexual abuse, which worsened after rape as an adult. I am on medications to help stop the extremes of mania and major depression but I still… Read More »

Shutdowns and dissociation with PTSD. Unresolved grief & trauma.

I have been diagnosed with bipolar disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and social anxiety. My presentation of PTSD is mainly avoidance and shutdowns, although sometimes I go into a fight or flight state also (usually when manic). I have made some videos about what freezing, shutting down, dissociating is like but I wanted to touch… Read More »

What's the difference between CPTSD and PTSD…with Sarah Griffiths, episode 6.

Much of the information in this session is taken from my book…. Special online digital copy price of $5.00USD http://bit.ly/Sallyg-bookoffer Contact me at enquiries@sallyg.com or on +61 434 075459 or book a FREE 30 minute intro with me at http://bit.ly/Sallyg30minintro In all of my videos I aim to give value and show you how as… Read More »

Shame and disgust with sexual trauma

An uncomfortable topic for me to talk about. I have post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) mainly from a childhood sexual abuse trauma plus a rape trauma as an adult. I also have bipolar 1 disorder and have experienced extremes of hyposexuality (very low libido) and hypersexuality (very high libido) associated with mood states of depression and… Read More »

Impact of sexual trauma and bipolar disorder on relationships

I have been diagnosed with bipolar 1 disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) from 2 sexual traumas. In this video, I briefly discuss the some of the way sexual trauma and bipolar disorder can affect relationships mainly to do with sexual intimacy. I made another video about hyposexuality (very low libido) and hypersexuality (very high… Read More »

Overcoming Complex Post Traumatic Stress… with Sarah Griffiths, episode 5.

Much of the information in this session is taken from my book…. Special online digital copy price of $5.00USD http://bit.ly/Sallyg-bookoffer Contact me at enquiries@sallyg.com or on +61 434 075459 or book a FREE 30 minute intro with me at http://bit.ly/Sallyg30minintro In all of my videos I aim to give value and show you how as… Read More »

Bipolar Disorder, Trauma and Memory

I have been diagnosed with bipolar 1 disorder and PTSD (post-traumatic stress disorder). I have difficulty with short-term memory and this becomes extreme when I am manic or depressed. Like, I could not remember if I just swallowed medication when I was being treated for a mania episode. One time I was sent to hospital… Read More »

Suffer From PTSD Because Of Family? Ways To Detox & Distance – Psychotherapy Crash Course

In this video, I discuss ways to detox and distance yourself from unhealthy, unstable family who may have had a traumatic impact on you. I welcome your comments and questions! *NOTE I’m working on posting the scales/questionnairrs on my website soon. But you can also Google the 2 terms below and download the pdf to… Read More »