Trauma Counseling at Reconnect Relationship™ Therapy Beverly Hills & Laguna Beach, CA
Traumatic experiences are often overwhelming, terrifying and difficult to handle. It can be beneficial to talk about and process traumas with a professional therapist or psychologist. If overlooked or covered up, deeper scars can surface later on.
Symptoms of psychological trauma
Shock, denial, or disbelief
Confusion, difficulty concentrating
Anger, irritability, mood swings
Anxiety and fear
Guilt, shame, self-blame
Withdrawing from others
Feeling sad or hopeless
Feeling disconnected or numb
What is trauma counseling & psychotherapy?
Counseling and psychotherapy can help to deal with painful traumas such as violent rape, auto accidents, devastating fires, personal injury, personal assault or mugging. Trauma and PTSD or post-traumatic stress disorder respond well to CBT or Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy.
At Reconnect Relationship Therapy Beverly Hills & Laguna Beach, CA, trauma counseling is tailored around your specific needs. Trauma counselors can focus on your traumatic symptoms whether they include persistent anxiety, major depression, excessive guilt, frequent sleep disturbances, unsettling flashbacks, or nightmares.
What are the advantages of receiving counseling after a trauma?
Examines traumatic events in a safe and confidential therapy setting
Deals with the after-effects of trauma including nightmares and flashbacks
Psychologist Gilbert Chalepas, Psy.D. and his staff of therapists at Reconnect Relationship Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy in Beverly Hills & Laguna Beach, CA are available and glad to provide phone as well as online video sessions via their secure telehealth platform due to COVID-19 social distancing.
The world may pause, your therapy doesn’t have to.
Dr. Gilbert Chalepas and his team are on hand for you.