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Winter Park Sexual Abuse Therapist on Olympic Swimmer Revealing Childhood Sexual Abuse

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Winter Park sexual abuse counselor comments on Olympic swimmer revealing childhood sexual abuse.  Margaret Hoelzer, a member of the powerful US Olympic Swimming team, returned home from Beijing with three Olympic metals. That in itself would be newsworthy, but she has used her triumphant Olympic performances to announce the secret that she has kept for [...]

Orlando PTSD Counselor | Man’s Best Friend or Foe | Dog Bites create Physical and Psychological Trauma

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Orlando PTSD counselor offers research about the physical and psychological effects of dog attacks.  Cartoons represent dog bites as silly, seemingly harmless events. The truth is far more serious. A large percentage of dog attacks leave their victims with debilitating scars, both physical and psychological. The sound of dogs barking or even venturing outdoors can [...]

Criteria for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder | Orlando PTSD Counselor Therapist

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Orlando trauma counselor and PTSD therapist answers questions like the following: "I have heard of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), but never understood what it is. Could you provide some information about this disorder?" PTSD is an anxiety disorder that is related to surviving a traumatic event, in which you feel your life or someone else's [...]

Orlando Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Counselor and Car Accidents

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Orlando PTSD Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Counselor offers answers to the following questions on Trauma after car accidents.  I recently received a phone call asking, “Is it possible to have PTSD after a car wreck? I thought this disorder mainly occurred in veterans or child abuse survivors.”Absolutely! Car accidents can certainly be traumatic! You don’t [...]

Orlando Counselor on Self-Injurious Behavior No Longer Shocking | Christina Ricci Self Harm, Cutting

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Orlando Self Harm Counselor expert reports that self-injurious behavior is no longer seen as novel or unusual behavior. When I asked a college student what she thought about such behavior, she replied that she thought it was stupid, but it certainly was common. People are inundated with this behavior. Real World San Diego had a [...]