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Articles from January 2009

  • The Link Between PTSD and Substance Abuse

    Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is an anxiety disorder that can develop in some people after exposure to a terrifying event or ordeal in which grave physical harm occurred or was threatened. An emerging body of research has documented a very strong association between PTSD and substance abuse. more...

  • EMDR--Taking Therapy to the Next Level

    EMDR targets memories of trauma stored in a part of the brain - the limbic system - which does not respond readily to talk therapy. It can access processing and reasoning within the client which before seemed non-existent and typically reduces total length of therapy time by approximately 50 percent. more...