What is Trauma & PTSD?
Trauma can be experienced at any point of an individual’s life
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Trauma is assessed not by the event itself It is assessed by the individual’s subjective experience and causes.Emotional or psychological trauma is the response to very distressing or disturbing even that overwhelms an individual’s ability to manage. Trauma can result in feeling helpless, isolated, and confused, it may be that you are left struggling with upsetting emotions and memories that will not shift and interfere with quality of your life.Trauma can be experienced at any point in an individual’s life and can be because of an environment or event that involved a threat to your safety or wellbeing, separation loss, serious illness, bullying, abuse, and neglect. Physical symptoms can include: Insomnia, nightmares, heightened anxiety, and difficulty concentrating. Trauma is assessed not by the event itself but by the individual’s subjective experience and causes and symptoms vary person to person.
Types of Trauma & PTSD
Trauma can be broken down into 3 different types
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
Also known as PTSD
Also known as CPTSD
Also known as DTD
Causes of trauma & PTSD
What causes Trauma & PTSD?
Symptoms of trauma & PTSD
General symptoms, avoidance symptoms & hyper-arousal symptoms
Treatment For Trauma & PTSD in Buckinghamshire
Know & Understand The Treatment Options Available To You
Looking at the causes and understanding trauma responses
A safe setting to gradually face fear of the trauma
Trauma Focused CBT
Managing thoughts & emotions around the trauma
A comprehensive programmme for treating trauma
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