PTSD

POST-TRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER (PTSD)

2018-08-07T19:59:40+00:00

Everyone reacts to stress differently. We have no way of knowing in advance what kind of situation will affect us adversely. What upsets one person may not upset another to the same degree or at all. It is no reflection on the “strength” or “toughness” of the individual. Sometimes the event is so overwhelming that [...]

POST-TRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER (PTSD)2018-08-07T19:59:40+00:00

National PTSD Awareness Day

2018-08-07T19:59:42+00:00

June is national PTSD awareness month but June 27th is national PTSD awareness day. Most everyone has heard of PTSD, Post-traumatic stress disorder, but what most people know about this mental illness they learned from the movies and TV. Typically when you see PTSD portrayed in the movies or on a television show you’ll see [...]

National PTSD Awareness Day2018-08-07T19:59:42+00:00

Do You Have a Safe House? By Stacey Nye, PhD

2018-08-07T19:59:47+00:00

I recently presented a workshop at a local spa on healing disconnected eating. As a guest presenter my husband and I were treated to a weekend of complimentary food, exercise classes and other presentations by the spa’s staff.  He attended a workshop given by the staff nutritionist on eating healthy.  I was having my complimentary [...]

Do You Have a Safe House? By Stacey Nye, PhD2018-08-07T19:59:47+00:00

Talk to Children about 9/11

2018-08-07T19:59:48+00:00

Discussing 9/11 isn’t an easy task. We often hear, “I want to tell my child what happened but don’t know where to begin.” These tips have been prepared to help you navigate these conversations by offering simple and effective guidelines for talking to your children about such a difficult topic. Tips for Talking to your [...]

Talk to Children about 9/112018-08-07T19:59:48+00:00