What is Trauma Therapy?
When a stressful event shatters your sense of security and causes you to struggle with emotional pain the support, guidance, and assistance of trauma therapy can be fundamental to healing. Research has proven psychotherapy to be the most effective form of treatment for trauma. If you struggle with difficult emotions, frightening memories, or a sense of constant danger the right treatment can help you heal, whether the traumatic event happened years ago or yesterday.
Common symptoms of trauma include:
- Avoiding specific locations, sights, situations, and sounds that serve as reminders of the event
- Anxiety, depression, numbness, or guilt
- Intrusive thoughts, nightmares, or flashbacks
- Anger, irritability, and hypervigilance
- Aggressive, reckless behavior, including self-harm
- Sleep disturbances
Negative Mood and Cognition Symptoms
- Loss of interest in activities that were once considered enjoyable
- Difficulty remembering details of the distressing event
- Change in habits or behavior since the trauma
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Most people will experience trauma in their lifetime, no matter the cause the support of a trauma counselor can help you heal. Trauma comes in many different forms, whether it’s abuse, neglect, the sudden death of a loved one, a violent crime, a car accident, exposure to the violence of war, or a natural disaster. While many people can recover with the love and support of family and friends, others may discover the symptoms of lasting trauma, leaving the person to live with deep emotional pain, confusion, fear, or posttraumatic stress long after the event has passed. If you are dealing with the effects of lasting trauma, reach out to us today.
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