Six stages of recovery

STAGE ONE: DESPAIR When survivors first begin counseling for psychological abuse recovery, many don’t even know they have been abused. They do know life has become unmanageable, and they are looking for answers. Some don’t[…]

Complex Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Complex post-traumatic stress disorder (C-PTSD; also known as complex trauma) is a proposed diagnostic term for a variant of post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) that results from repetitive, prolonged trauma involving harm or abandonment by[…]