Tag Archives: Boundaries

Treating Trauma and the Therapeutic Frame

A reader asks about the therapeutic value of in between session contact with clients with complex trauma. Continue reading

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How to Avoid an Abuser: Understanding Grooming

What about adult survivors of childhood abuse who have a pattern of difficult relationships in adulthood? How do they learn to break the cycle? Continue reading

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Eating Disorder Therapy: Moving Beyond The Surface

Eating Disorder therapy and recovery involves understanding the meaning of eating disorder behaviors. Continue reading

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2011 Intentions

The New Year can be a time to review the past and set intentions for the year to come. Continue reading

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Self-Care and Child Parts

More self-care discussions and clinical examples pertaining to working with child parts of those with dissociative disorders. Continue reading

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