"Survivors Guilt" and PTSD are common responses to the Natural Disasters and Man-made Critical Incidents that can befall people."Survivors Guilt" can be experienced by people who have survived airplan...
In this country most people do not discuss Mental illness or disorders. A good many people think having a disorder like anxiety or panic attacks is a sign of weakness or defect. The truth of the matte...
Recently, public attention has been focused on the reactions people have to trauma. Many studies have been done, and many efforts have been made to reduce the possibility of developing a dysfunctio...
Over the past decade, as I have worked with cops, firfighters, abuse victims and children of addicts, I have learned that there are many causes for PTSD. It has also affirmed my belief that PTSD is re...
I added a new and powerful modality to my therapeutic armamentarium last year called the Quantum Life Biofeedback System.I will first give you some background on this new modality and then describe ho...
Most of us have heard about Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and the affects it has on military personnel during wartime. A lesser known term is known as Rape Trauma Syndrome.PTSD (Post-Traumatic Stress...
One of the most difficult forms of anxiety disorder to deal with is post-traumatic stress disorder, first recognized as shell shock and battle fatigue. These names themselves indicate a lack of unders...
Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) can affect a child in many different ways. Most people know that ADHD can cause children to struggle with things like sitting still, being quiet, ...
One pet hobby of the 'educated press' seems to be the lynching of the 'compensation claim culture'. However, a serious reflection on the issues reveals just how necessary no win, no fee claims are to ...
Gulf War Syndrome, the illness that has affected many soldiers who were on active duty during the conflict, is said to be a form of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. It affects members of the Armed Forc...