Tag Archives: trauma

The Difference Between Trauma And PTSD

https://www.avaiya.com/PTSD Watch The Free Overcoming PTSD Series Now! Doctors, Therapists, Psychologists & More Share Life-Changing Strategies to OvercomePTSD. Register now to get access to this free BREAKTHROUGH MASTERCLASS &… Break through your fears, heal your past, and live a life filled with joy, peace & fulfillment! According to the American Psychiatric Association, PTSD can be… Read More »

Writing PTSD

Easily one of the disorders used the most in writing–writers are mean–there is a lot to consider when giving your character PTSD. Let’s discuss what’s done right and what is often missed. For a great story demonstrating PTSD, check out Benjamin Bass’ “Alone in the Light” : https://www.amazon.com/Alone-Light-Benjamin-W-Bass/dp/1733278605/ref=tmm_pap_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=1590190861&sr=8-1 Follow me on Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/CatherineBowse2… Read More »

Developmental Trauma Disorder: Rebuilding Connection Between An Estranged Mother and Daughter

In this dramatized therapy session you meet Kate and her daughter Dani in their first therapy session with Dr. Bill Saltzman. This session is taking place 1 year after the sudden and traumatic loss of Jim, their husband and father. Dr. Saltzman helps Kate and Dani each express their feelings and concerns, while also letting… Read More »

PTSD Trauma & Stressor (Episode 11): Why me? Technique/Activity That Helped Me #4

Why me? It is a common question to wrestle with during life’s storms. The storms of life will come. We cannot calm the storms. But, we CAN find calm in the storm. In his episode, Trevor Swenson talks about his change in perspective after wrestling with and struggling with the question: Why me?!? Look for… Read More »

PTSD: How do you know if you have it | Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Mental health experts expect the COVID-19 pandemic to cause PTSD in some people. Managing stress and distress now can help mental health in the long term. Helping others and practicing self-care can help you cope during the pandemic. Source: Youtube

Rainbows have been hijacked for identity politics. Innocence, trauma.

TW: brief mention sexual abuse, rape traumas. My name is Xanthe Wyse. I have been diagnosed with bipolar disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) which has been described as ‘complex trauma’. In this video, I refer to my painting of colourful rabbits under a rainbow called Rainbow Connection (named after the song with Kermit the… Read More »

My Trauma, PTSD, and YouTube || Mental Health Awareness Month

It wouldn’t have felt right posting VAEDIM without some things to commemorate mental health awareness. This is, of course, a 4 part series discussing my own thoughts on mental health and how I’ve started the process to heal. Quyana cakneq for watching:) Find me at: https://starwaystaircase.tumblr.com https://www.instagram.com/acivran/ https://twitter.com/acivran_ikamrak and @SGNBethel 🐼 Source: Youtube

PTSD Trauma & Stressor (Episode 15): My Alcoholism in PTSD

Pain. Suffering. Loneliness. Hopelessness. Anxiety. Depression. Trapped. Triggered. Alcohol works. It works in the WRONG direction of your healing and recovery from PTSD, Trauma & Stressor-related Disorder and unresolved trauma. It masks anxiety, depression, flashbacks, relational issues and your purpose, only to rear its head as it gains strength…and your symptoms and trauma remain. You… Read More »

(PTSD) Post Traumatic Stress Disorder 25 Day Challenge 25 Pushups During Covid-19 Pandemic 2020

During these tough times going through the Covid-19 Pandemic it is important to realise that Stress is affecting so many of us, and PTSD is a serious problem if we do not deal with it by seeking treatment and seeking ways to overcome Stress. I use to struggle alot with my Traumas from the past… Read More »

Mental Health Moments: Post Traumatic Growth

Christine Turo-Shields, LCSW, Shares new research on Post Traumatic Growth, which shows that incredible personal growth can come from deep traumatic wounds. Much like how the pain of Good Friday brings us into the awesome gifts of Easter Sunday. Listen in as Christine leads you through the 5 Areas of Growth that emanate from personal… Read More »