Tag Archives: Posttraumatic stress disorder

Avoidance and Trauma Therapy

Avoidance is an understandable response to trauma and a vicious cycle. Continue reading

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2013 in review

I can’t believe I am starting my 5th year writing Treating Trauma! I surely have not been blogging as frequently this past year and I continue to miss that, and my interactions with all of you! I must admit, I … Continue reading

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PTSD Awareness: Impact of Trauma

June is PTSD Awareness Month. Here is another oldie but goodie of mine plus other resources, as previously promised. PTSD is just one of the effects of trauma. People experience a range of reactions following a traumatic event. Visit this … Continue reading

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Understanding Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

In order to understand PTSD, start by understanding trauma. Continue reading

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Reader Question: Treating Emotional Numbness

A response to a reader question about emotional numbness Continue reading

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