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Trauma comes in numerous forms and impacts survivors in differing ways. Complex Post Traumatic Stress Disorder is insidious as traumas from multiple sources are contributing in ways that force the mind and body into unpleasant altered states of consciousness. Numerous failed attempts at relief can obscure the nature of the trauma, leaving many to suffer as psychological slaves to their own selves.
Since many of the symptoms involve imagery in the form of nightmares, flashbacks and intrusive throughts, visual expression offers relief and aids in memory processing while removing the sting. Art becomes a voice for those who cannot speak. It provides realistic glimpses into the self without judgement or condemnation. For many, the act of making simply makes them feel better.
Trauma-informed art therapies calm emotional storms. Call today for your free, confidential consultation.