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Sexual Trauma Therapy for Adults and Children to Help Them Lead Healthy Productive Life

Posted on March 30, 2017 (Comments Closed)
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Guest post by http://www.sexualaddict.co.uk/

Sexual trauma is caused, when a child or an adult is forced, tricked, threatened, or manipulated into undesired sexual activity. Sexual abuse is the most common kind of sexual trauma, which undermines trust and adversely affects a healthy relationship.

Counselling is essential for sexual trauma survivors. Unfortunately, many sexual abuse young victims avoid help. Sexual trauma counselling in London Clinic has observed that the young sexually abused survivor’s display symptoms like

  • Exhibit numbing or anxious behaviour
  • Get hypersensitive and startled at sudden noises
  • Display a depressed characteristic like make no eye contact or never smile or have sleep or eat disorders
  • Use alcohol or drug to freeze their feelings
  • Kids can possibly become sexually pre-active because they are exposed to material prematurely
  • Act aggressively

For adolescent and children sexual trauma is very much upsetting. Each abused person’s experience is different and their response to it also is unique. Counselling can help these survivors to deal with the excruciating emotions that can pop up anytime or at any point in their life.

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Sexual trauma therapy for adults

Adults experiencing sexual trauma suffer from PTSD (post-traumatic stress disorder). Sexual trauma counselling in London Clinics handle PTSD in several ways. They make use of four methods to address sexual abuse trauma.

  1. Stress inoculation training – The three phases included in this method are – education, skill-building and applying. Survivors learn about the reasons behind their terror and self-help strategies of managing these negative feelings.
  1. Prolonged exposure – Exposing traumatic memories repeatedly reduces the fear level of the experienced trauma. Ultimately, the survivor starts to feel less frightened with these memories and soon it is a thing of the past.
  1. Cognitive processing therapy – Counsellors deal with the traumatic experience through discussions. They even provide techniques to develop healthy feelings.
  1. Multiple channel confession therapy – The survivors are taught to detect their panic symptoms and encouraged to discuss their sexual trauma. Moreover, they are also made to understand that panic symptoms will never harm them.

Sexual trauma therapy for children

Trauma focused cognitive behavioural therapy or TF-CBT is regarded as the best treatment that will help the sex abuse survivors and their caretakers to address the sexual trauma effects. In this therapy, the survivors are trained to overcome their negative emotions and behavioural responses. The brain is compelled to adjust the feelings linked with trauma. The three goals attained using TF-CBT methods are given below.

  1. Reduce the negative response in terms of emotion and behaviour from the mind of the child suffering from sex abuse.
  1. Change wrong and unhelpful thinking associated with abuse like self-blaming for the cause of abuse.
  1. Provide coping skills to the guardians of the survivor.

Get the best therapist to release you from the sexual trauma condition and push you towards a healthy and productive life.

Extending the Service Life of Elevators

Posted on February 14, 2017 (Comments Closed)
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Safety requirements for elevators were first standardized by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (or ASME) in 1921. A17.1, A17.7 and A18.1 code publications are currently the most important requirements dealing with elevators. It is therefore a must to hire technicians who are also experts in these safety standards. Thus, A17.1 is a popular safety […]

Concealed Carry And the Basics

Posted on August 6, 2016 (Comments Closed)
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More and more people consider applying for a concealed carry weapon permit, and the number of women who do so is on the rise. It is therefore little wonder that a host of holstering and jewelry designed specifically for these women has appeared. One of the most prominent examples is concealed carry purses that come […]

Important Herbs And Their Significance In Cure And Treatment

Posted on June 28, 2016 (Comments Closed)
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Herbs have proved to be beneficial in treating different body ailments and diseases effectively and efficiently. Herbal products are quite helpful in treating complex diseases in the most suitable and appropriate manner without causing any side effects to the body. Herbal supplements are made using most natural and productive herbs that are known for their […]

Bag Tags – A Perfect Gift For Any Sports Team

Posted on May 7, 2016 (Comments Closed)
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Bag tags are quite popular among the kids, due to their utility and attractive look. Various bag tags are available in the market, which represent different sports, thus you can easily purchase the one representing your favorite sport. There are various online stores which offer bag tags for sale. While purchasing the bag tags online […]

Methods To Control And Kill Rats In House

Posted on April 19, 2016 (Comments Closed)
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  Infestation of rodents is the last thing that you might imagine in your house. It is due to the fact that they make the surroundings unhealthy for living. They also cause damage to your belongings and can also tear up the insulation in ceilings and walls for their nesting. Moreover, rats also spread diseases […]

Great Uses Of Asian Quilts That Will Give Your Home A Beautiful Style

Posted on March 30, 2016 (Comments Closed)
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Every person wants his home to be one of a kind, warm and welcoming. There are different ways to accessorize your home and give it different styles. Quilts are a great way to make everything more intimate and cosy and there are many options you can choose from. Kantha quilts are traditional in Asia, mostly […]

How to Find A Washing Machine When You Have A Strict Budget

Posted on March 9, 2015 (Comments Closed)
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Appliances don’t last a lifetime, they can break down and you need to change them because it is time consuming and hard to do all this work on your own. One of the most important machines in our houses is the washing machine. It is an ordeal to do all the laundry by hand, so […]

Find The Perfect Style For Your Home And Make It More Comfortable

Posted on December 11, 2014 (Comments Closed)
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Furnishing your house requires more than just purchasing furniture. You still need to think about a specific style you would like to have applied in your home. There are a lot of different styles can go for, the truth is that it is up to you to choose the one will feel the most comfortable […]

Get The Best Quality Blinds For Your Home In No Time

Posted on October 30, 2014 (Comments Closed)
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Blinds and curtains are some of the most common objects you will be likely to encounter in almost any household, regardless of the culture or the region you are in. They allow you a certain sense of privacy, all the while they are blocking the Sun from intruding the room and possibly getting into your […]