Archive for the ‘Trauma’ Category

For Your Summer Reading Pleasure: “Find A Way” by Diana Nyad

Saturday, June 11th, 2016

My husband and I have a subscription to the Baltimore Speaker’s Series.  Seven diverse, articulate presenters, all leaders and highly

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Treating War Veterans: Trauma Beyond the Foxhole

Thursday, June 2nd, 2016

I was flying home the day before Memorial Day and the flight attendant asked us to acknowledge and thank the

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How Spirituality Can Play a Role in Trauma Treatment

Monday, February 29th, 2016

Clinicians who work with trauma know that one of the fundamental treatment issues is processing feelings of loss. The experience

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The Rise of Teen Dating Violence and Ways You Can Intervene

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016

February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month. This issue is far more prevalent than people think. In the Unites States

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Psychodrama and Parts Work: Providing a ‘stage’ for practice and healing

Monday, December 7th, 2015

Psychodrama is a holistic therapy that offers clients the opportunity to “act out” situations, emotions, interpersonal scenarios, and experiences that

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Highlighting Our Clients’ Resiliency

Thursday, July 16th, 2015

Everyone faces adversity at some point in their lives. Sometimes it feels like a bump in the road and sometimes

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PTSD and Flashbacks

Tuesday, June 16th, 2015

Most clients understand the concept of a flashback once therapists explain the phenomenon of reliving a painful past experience so

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Honoring Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

  View image |   Many years ago I was asked to give a speech for “Take Back the

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Helping a Partner Who Engages in Self-Destructive Behaviors

Tuesday, January 27th, 2015

As Valentine’s Day approaches couples become more mindful of the ways in which they can show their love through caring

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How to Respond When Trauma is Disclosed

Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014

Recently I gave a training to a large group of primary care physicians and nurse practitioners in Florida. As I

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