Articles in Healthy Relationships and Trauma and PTSD

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by Lauren Jordan, LCSW, CST on March 05, 2020
What causes low libido in young women?
by Lauren Jordan, LCSW, CST on March 05, 2020
A large number (40%) of my clients are women under the age of 35. Of this 40 percent, many are struggling with low libido. It has been reported that more and more young women still in their prime are struggling with low libido... Read full article
by Toby French on February 25, 2020
How a natural disaster (i.e. wildfires) can affect your relationships
by Toby French on February 25, 2020
The traumatic impact of natural disasters, including wildfires, can affect your relationship.... Read full article
on August 04, 2019
Trauma bonding and abusive relationships
on August 04, 2019
Trauma bonding is the biological addiction to the abuser and the ups and downs of the relationship. This need for affection is like a drug.... Read full article
on May 23, 2019
What underlies your addiction? Consider trauma/PTSD
on May 23, 2019
PTSD and trauma are well-known risk factors for both alcohol and drug use. Many people with PTSD use substances to self-medicate their symptoms.... Read full article
by Dr. Alison Ross on March 31, 2019
The importance of nurturing friendships for single women
by Dr. Alison Ross on March 31, 2019
For single women, friendship is a focal point and main source of support, connection, and joy.... Read full article
by Melech Mann on December 10, 2018
Lessons from Hanukkah: How to survive the holidays
by Melech Mann on December 10, 2018
Tensions around the holidays can make this period the opposite of joyful. Take these stress-reducing tips from Hanukkah to make your holiday season a success.... Read full article
on November 12, 2018
The Healing Power of Connection
on November 12, 2018
This article explores the healing power of connection and therapy. Learning emotion and stress regulation can only be done through connection with another person, sometimes a therapist. ... Read full article
on April 01, 2018
"Money Dates": 6 tips for managing finances with your partner
on April 01, 2018
Want to know how to discuss money in a way that is productive and positive for your relationship? According to a recent study, financial disagreements are the primary cause of stress in relationships. ... Read full article
on June 14, 2017
Learn to cope with grief
on June 14, 2017
Are you struggling with the loss of a loved one? Is it hard to cope with grief? In therapy, you will be supported in coming to terms with the relationship you had, finding the experience you need to recover, & reducing the pain of your loss.... Read full article
on July 19, 2016
How trauma affects your body
on July 19, 2016
Emotional and psychological trauma can be caused by a one-time event that is emotionally painful, distressful or shocking ... Read full article