Trauma

What is Sensory Progressing

By | 2016-10-24T18:16:42+00:00 October 24th, 2016|Autistic Spectrum Disorder, Counseling, Depression and Anxiety, Mindful Therapy, Sensory Processing, Trauma, What's New|

By Susan Guio, LCSW Sensory processing is the ability to trust what you experience. Your impressions of life are taken in by what you sense. What you feel, hear, smell, taste, and see. You are a sensuous being built to thrive in the pleasures of sensation. Humans are born wanting to feel loved, to be [...]

What’s Happening When I Feel Overwhelmed?

By | 2016-10-24T13:48:02+00:00 October 24th, 2016|Autistic Spectrum Disorder, Counseling, Depression and Anxiety, Sensory Processing, Trauma, What's New|

By Susan Guio, LCSW Sensory Overload What’s going on when you feel overwhelmed, when you reel from loud noises, when lights give you headaches and you melt down over seemingly “nothing”?  This is the experience of being sensory sensitive. This can happen from the stressors in everyday life or you may be living or working [...]

The Truth about Psychogenic NonEpileptic Seizures

By | 2017-07-14T09:25:52+00:00 September 13th, 2016|Trauma|

Below is an article from the Epilepsy Foundation Epilepsy Foundation The Truth about Psychogenic NonEpileptic Seizures Psychogenic nonepileptic seizures (PNES) are an uncomfortable topic, one which is difficult for both patients and healthcare professionals to discuss as well as treat, and yet it is estimated that PNES are diagnosed in 20 to 30% of patients [...]

Psychogenic (Non-Epileptic) Seizures: A Guide

By | 2017-07-14T09:25:54+00:00 September 13th, 2016|Trauma|

I am passing on this informative guide is to help educate our clients on PNES. A condition that is not uncommon in our practice. Psychogenic (Non-Epileptic) Seizures (PNES) A Guide for Patients & Families Selim R. Benbadis, MD Leanne Heriaud, RN Comprehensive Epilepsy Program College of Medicine Comprehensive Epilepsy Program Selim R. Benbadis, MD Associate [...]

What are non-epileptic seizures?

By | 2017-07-14T09:25:57+00:00 September 13th, 2016|Trauma|

I would like to share information on seizures I have seen in my clients. The cause is trauma rather than brain wave irregularity. The following is information is from Dr. Meyers. “Psychogenic Non-Epileptic Seizures: A guide. Lorna Myers, Ph. D. Signs of PNES Seizures seem to follow periods of stress. Very high number of seizures-as [...]