I am training with the work of
Bessel van Der Kolk,
The body keeps the score
Stephen Porges, 
            The poly vagal theory

TRAUMA & Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

                          Women and Children

Trauma can be a consequence of

____ Giving Birth

____ Car accident


____ Childhood event

____ Relationship abuse - Parents / Guardians, School,

        Work, Partners

____ Sexual abuse 

____ Terrorist attack

____ War environment
                               . . .

Trauma and PTSD must be taken into account with their psychological and physiological causes as well as the complete environment of the individual: social, family, work . . . 

Many bodily functions are altered

Triggers can be come from all 5 senses
The memory processing is altered 

Symptoms usually include:

_____ Re-experiencing

  • Flashbacks

  • Nightmares

  • Repetitive and distressing images or sensations

  • Physical sensations, such as pain, sweating, feeling sick or trembling

  • Some people have constant negative thoughts about their experience

_____ Avoidance and Emotional numbing

_____ Hyper-arousal = feeling on 'edge'

  • Irritability

  • Angry outbursts

  • Sleeping problems

  • Difficulty concentrating

_____ Other symptoms like

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