First Responders

First responders, the men and women we rely on in times of crisis, are often subjected to repeated traumas. This resource tool kit details many of the challenges this group of heroes face as they go to work each day.…

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What I love about EMDR Therapy

  • December 11, 2014
  • EMDR

The effects of trauma really color how we think, act and live. But, there is so much we can do to help resolve the effects of trauma, often  in a relatively short time. I am posting a link to a…

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EMDR Therapy Info….

  • November 7, 2014
  • EMDR

World Health Organization (2013). Guidelines for the Management of Conditions Specifically Related to Stress. Geneva, Switzerland:  Author. *    Trauma-focused CBT and EMDR are the only psychotherapies recommended for children, adolescents and adults with PTSD.  American Psychiatric Association (2004). Practice…

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Suicide

Recently I have worked with several people who have lost a loved one to suicide. Losing someone who dies from suicide is fraught with so many difficult emotions… “Why did he do that, what was so bad in his life” …

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EMDR

  • August 14, 2014
  • EMDR

In my practice I work with people with a variety of challenges. One of these challenges is learning to cope with and heal from the effects of trauma. Some common symptoms of trauma are: Shock, denial, or disbelief Anger, irritability,…

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