Living With PTSD- Boulder EMDR News Post

BOULDER EMDR NEWS POST! Two Veterans shared their experience living with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) in an article that I thought I would share. I work with individuals with PTSD that have experiences with flashbacks, avoidance, hyper vigilance and nightmares that these men describe in this article. With help, the symptoms of PTSD can […]

What The Media Should Know About Abuse- Boulder Therapy News Post

BOULDER THERAPY NEWS POST! As a therapist, I work with victims through Victim’s Compensation in Boulder County.  My clients are often in the middle of going through the judicial process.  Jill Gruenberg, a CCASA Blogger, writes her June blog about the facts and figures of sexual assault and domestic violence cases and the likelihood of […]

PTSD Defined- Boulder EMDR and PTSD News Post

BOULDER EMDR AND PTSD NEWS POST! PTSD DEFINED: I came across this YouTube video that explains PSTD called PTSD is Like Taming Wild Horses.  Many of my clients suffer from PTSD and often when I explain what PTSD is and why they are experiencing certain symptoms, clients feel a sense of relief.  Many feel alone, […]

Moving Forward from Childhood Abuse- Boulder Counseling News Post

BOULDER COUNSELING NEWS POST- Childhood Abuse In this blog post titled Moving Forward, Kemi Chavez speaks about opening up to friends, her therapist and a group about her experience of being sexually abused as a child.  “I share my story because it’s therapeutic. I also share it because there is so much shame placed on […]

EMDR Helps with Trauma- Boulder Counseling EMDR News Post

BOULDER COUNSELING EMDR NEWS POST! EMDR in the News EMDR used to help two Minnesotans recover from trauma: one a veteran and other a survivor of a workplace shooting.  5 Eyewitness News followed these two individuals and gives a view into EMDR therapy.  Source: 5 Eyewitness News Broadcast 

EMDR IN THE NEWS- Boulder EMDR News Post

EMDR IN THE NEWS- Boulder EMDR News Post! EMDR is used for PTSD and more.  I have used EMDR in my practice since 2005.  My clients find relief from single incident traumas to long-term childhood abuse.  I try to share journal articles as often as I come across them.  This article talks about the use […]

Child Abuse Prevention-Boulder Therapist News Post

BOULDER THERAPIST NEWS POST! Blue Sky Bridge is a great resource in Boulder community.  I wanted to include some of their resources for child abuse prevention from the Blue Sky Bridge Website: Here are some ways you can help prevent child abuse in your community: 1. Learn proactive parenting strategies and techniques to use with […]

Shhh, The Kids Can Hear You Arguing (Even When They’re Asleep)- Boulder Psychotherapy News Post

BOULDER PSYCHOTHERAPY NEWS POST! Shhh, The Kids Can Hear You Arguing (Even When They’re Asleep) I work with couples and individuals struggling in their marriages.  I find myself repeatedly saying, do not fight or argue around your children or anywhere where they may hear you.  Children are very perceptive and will often do a number […]

Sexual Assault Awareness Month- Boulder Therapy News Post

SEXUAL ASSAULT AWARENESS MONTH The month of April is sexual assault awareness month in the United States. The goal of SAAM is to raise public awareness about sexual violence and to educate communities and individuals on how to prevent sexual violence. Statistics show that one of every four girls and one of every six boys will […]

Childhood Sexual Abuse- Boulder Psychotherapy News Post

BOULDER PSYCHOTHERAPY NEWS POST I wanted to share this blog post with you written by a survivor of childhood sexual abuse.  She gives her perspective after reading an article in the New Yorker about the Steubenville rape.  I work with survivors of sexual abuse in my office every day and hearing the point of view […]