Trauma Treatment

Mind and Body: Healthy Living and PTSD

By | June 19th, 2019|trauma, Trauma Treatment|

Healthy Living and PTSD are interconnected during the treatment process. While one is working to cope with the symptoms of PTSD, healthy living should also be made a priority. Research from PsychCentral talks about how “the nervous system [...]

A Parent’s Guide: How To Help A Teen with PTSD

By | January 18th, 2019|trauma, Trauma Treatment|

Teens who suffer from PTSD find coping to be extremely difficult. A recent study revealed that memories that come from traumatic events change according to the individual’s perception of the world around them. Naturally, we fill in gaps [...]

Helping a teenager with PTSD: 5 ways to ease the symptoms of PTSD

By | November 12th, 2018|trauma, Trauma Treatment|

Although the first thing that pops into mind for most people when they hear or read the word PTSD is a soldier, post-traumatic disorder can happen to anyone, even to the smallest of kids. Extreme acts of violence, [...]

PTSD Awareness in Teens: Why Is It Important?

By | June 4th, 2018|trauma, Trauma Treatment|

Did you know that 3% to 15% of girls and 1% to 6% of boys develop posttraumatic stress disorder as a result of a pre-existing trauma? If you don’t know about PTSD and its impacts on teens, we [...]

Is Your Daughter Struggling with PTSD? 5 Ways You Can Help

By | February 12th, 2018|Teen Girl Issues, trauma, Trauma Treatment|

The after-effect of severe trauma, otherwise known as PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder), is an all too common blight on the lives of today’s young people. Girls suffer from PTSD more frequently than boys.  In fact, 15-43 percent [...]

Breathe In, Breathe Out: How Mindfulness Helps Teens who Struggle with Depression and Anxiety

By | January 29th, 2018|Anxiety, Depression, Mental Health, Mental Issues, Teen Girl Issues, Trauma Treatment|

Teen suicide. Substance abuse. Bullying and fights. Although seemingly unrelated, these all too frequent epidemics are plaguing today’s schools; and, frequently, they seem to spring from a single common source. Kids are finding it tough to cope these [...]

Causes of Trauma: Adversity Can Follow Children to Adulthood

By | September 8th, 2017|trauma, Trauma Treatment|

When it comes to trauma, most people think of soldiers and war--but trauma is much more common than that. The causes of trauma are vast, yet we’re only beginning to scratch the surface on the full effects they [...]

Certain Therapies Proven to Give Best PTSD Treatment for Teens

By | August 10th, 2017|trauma, Trauma Treatment|

While PTSD treatment for teens is getting more and more attention, there’s still much we need to delve into about effectiveness and efficiency. We’ve just recently gained momentum in convincing the world that PTSD is more than just [...]

Therapeutic Treatment for Trauma: How Yoga Can Play a Role in Recovery

By | June 12th, 2017|General Health, Mental Health, Trauma Treatment|

In therapeutic treatment for trauma, there are many complicated processes and tactics utilized--but there’s also simplistic ones. One of those is yoga. I know what you’re thinking, “How can stretching in different positions possibly help trauma?” Well, studies [...]

Early Treatment for Trauma Shown to be Critical for Recovery

By | June 5th, 2017|trauma, Trauma Treatment|

Your house being reduced to rubble during an earthquake, all of your belongings being washed away from a hurricane, losing someone in a car accident—traumatic events can have an intense impact on the adult human brain, but for [...]