How Is EMDR used for Trauma Treatment?

Eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR) is a type of psychotherapy that helps people heal from trauma. You can get well and process your past if you seek professional treatment. What Is PTSD? A common reaction to trauma is posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), an anxiety disorder that can develop when someone experiences an event that … Read more

How Alcohol Affects PTSD

Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a serious physical and psychological condition that is caused by exposure to intensely stressful circumstances and experiences such as the following: Battlefield violence Natural disasters Violent crimes Physical or sexual abuse The sudden loss of a loved one Intense economic hardship Proximity to explosions Long-term, low-level harassment or bullying During … Read more