Heal Trauma and PTSD Naturally With Holistic Therapy in Encino, CA
Trauma and PTSD can develop after going through a dangerous or life threatening event or witnessing a traumatic event. Events like natural disasters, accidents, wars, terrorism, genocide, physical and sexual assaults and sudden death of a loved one are common examples.
Trauma and PTSD can also develop after experiencing physical/psychological/emotional abuse or neglect during childhood or adulthood.
Trauma can be of transgenerational origin affecting first, second and third generation of trauma survivors.
Trauma is more than just stress
People who suffer from stress struggle with anxiety and worry. They can be short tempered and agitated, but for the most part they are able to function in daily life.
Trauma is a specific type of stress that is a result of a shock to the body and mind following an overwhelming experience.
Trauma is very distressing and accompanied with intense emotional pain, physical symptoms and feeling vulnerable that doesn’t really go away.
Time alone doesn’t heal trauma wounds & PTSD
If you had a traumatic experience that is not healed you may continue to suffer months or even years after from trauma related symptoms and issues.
PTSD is post-traumatic stress disorder, the diagnosis for unhealed trauma.
PTSD and Health Issues
Research findings report that people who have PTSD are more likely to experience health problems than those who don’t have PTSD. Unhealed trauma is associated with many chronic conditions and diseases. Including:
- Autoimmune disease
- Heart disease
- Liver disease
- High blood pressure
- Irritable bowel syndrome
- Chronic fatigue syndrome
- Stomach aches, constipation
- Chronic skin problems
- Other chronic conditions
- Body aches and pain