Tag Archives: Psychodynamic Therapy

Does Self-Care Mean Others Don’t?

Does a therapist encouraging you to develop self-care skills mean they are not willing to care about you? Some reasons why trauma survivors may react negatively to this sort of intervention. Continue reading

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Childhood Wounds: Understanding Yourself in Context

Many psychological issues are created within the context of childhood experiences and family dynamics. Continue reading

Posted in Anxiety, Body Image, Chicago, Childhood Abuse, Depression, Eating Disorders, Emotional Abuse, Gender, Health, LGBT, Physical Abuse, Psychologist, PTSD, Sexual Abuse, Sexual Orientation, Therapy, Trauma, Violence | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 41 Comments