PTSD or Post Traumatic Stress Disorder can affect anyone involved in a trauma incident or extremely stressful situation. This condition it is a very real, very frightening and debilitating experience if the warning signs are not heeded and it is not treated properly. It is a common thought that this disorder affects only military personal or emergency service workers but the truth is it can affect any individual with the right set of circumstances occurring in their life.
Some of the typical symptoms of PTSD include flashbacks, panic attacks, intrusive thoughts, fears & phobias, nightmares & disturbed sleep, reactive depression, difficulty focussing, over-reactive anger and anxiety.
Therapies that are helpful for treating PTSD are: EMDR, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and EFT to name a few.
Our experienced consultant will work with the client and if nessacery the client’s family to get the help they need by referring them to a professional and approved service within the Giant Life Solutions network. At this point, we can and then offer ongoing confidential and personal support during the recovery process 24 hours a day.
We also specialize in assisting emergency service workers who are suffering from PTSD as a result of on the job trauma or stress.
Our personal PTSD consultant will be available to all clients for any crises situations (i.e. flash backs or panic attacks etc) that may arise either after hours or between appointments with their regular therapist during the healing phase.
We are there when you need us either in person or by phone and our clients know they are never alone during their time of need. This fact can be very comforting to someone experiencing the effects of PTSD.
If you think you or your loved one may be experiencing the effects of PTSD then we can help.