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intergenerational
Mental Health

The Legacy of Trauma

Research into the effects of trauma – especially single-episode-present-life trauma – is now well understood among the scientific and psychological community and the wider public.

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somatic-experiencing
Childhood Trauma

Somatic Experiencing

Somatic Experiencing is a body-centred treatment for trauma, first developed by Dr. Peter A. Levine, author of Waking the Tiger: Healing Trauma and In an

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Internal Family Systems
Mental Health

Internal Family Systems Therapy

Internal Family Systems (IFS) is a type of psychotherapy that considers the relationship between the different aspects of the self – our subpersonalities (or parts).

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nutritional therapy
Mental Health

Nutritional Therapy for Trauma

There are a number of interventions and treatments available to aid trauma recovery, some clinically proven and others anecdotally praised. CBT, EMDR, Somatic Experiencing, and

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sensorimotor psychotherapy
Recovery

Sensorimotor Psychotherapy

Sensorimotor psychotherapy (SP) is a body-oriented psychotherapy which is aimed at resolving traumatic responses locked in the body and nervous system. Pat Ogden, developer of

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Equine Therapy
Mental Health

Equine Therapy

Equine therapy (or Equine-Assisted Psychotherapy) is an approach to healing from mental health issues, using horses as therapeutic partners. Horses have been found to be

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PTSD

The Benefits of Group Therapy for PTSD

Group-based trauma treatments are regularly offered to clients in need of trauma-specific treatment. Expert clinical opinion supports this practice, emphasizing the importance of meeting other trauma survivors and the potential such encounters in a therapy setting bear for corrective emotional experiences.

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Dysfunctional Households and their Impact

Many people may not understand the reverberations of growing up in a dysfunctional household. Every house varies in the level of dysfunction witnessed by the children of that home. Most households experience some form of dysfunction at one time or another.

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