Making Sense of Trauma Group

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Are you a survivor of Childhood Trauma? Do you want to have healthy relationships? Be a better parent, partner or friend? This group is designed for survivors of childhood trauma. We will explore the family of origin dynamics as well as intergenerational trauma.

In this 8 weeks psychoeducational group, you will learn how to:

  • Regulate emotions ( Feeling too much) Quick to anger in relationships. Irritable.
  • Connect to your partner, child, boss or friend without detaching. ( Feeling too little). Often feel numb.
  • Explore how trauma affects the brain and nervous system.
  • Understand what codependency is and how children adapt to crazy environments which create unhelpful ways of relating in the present even though these ways were helpful in childhood.
  • Skills for dealing with dissociation.
  • Skills for understanding triggers through EMDR and Somatic strategies.
  • Learn about the importance of grief.
  • Explore meaning systems. How do we make sense of it all?