Trauma Takes a Toll on You

You experienced something tragic and you have no idea how to move forward. The constant nightmares, the overwhelming feeling of blame, guilt and shame, and the pressure to “get over it” is mounting. You’re exhausted; mentally, physically and emotionally. Oftentimes, having physical pains of headaches and chest pains, negative thoughts of “I’m not good enough” and feeling of sadness or anger.

Before the traumatic situation, you were the life of the party. You loved to be around people and you didn’t have a care in the world. You were vibrant and hopeful but now everything seems doom and gloom. You’re lucky to get 5 hours of sleep at night. You feel as though you are surviving rather than thriving. You’re overwhelmed and at this point you just want peace. You know something has to change.

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Experienced Therapist to Help

My name is Melissa and I help adults who are tired of having flashbacks, feeling isolated and “not good enough” and letting them know it’s okay to not be okay. I have a passion for working with this population and it is exhibited through the empathy and compassion in each therapy session. Together, my clients and I work hard to experience change over time, to not only decrease trauma symptoms, but to increase positivity within self, gain back the power in your life and to make a more intimate connection spiritually. With therapy, healing is possible and I’m here to help you along that journey. 

For over 10 years, I have had numerous trainings on trauma and have worked with individuals who have experienced past traumas such as sexual abuse, car accident, a bad break up, divorce and abusive relationships. When working with trauma, my clients typically come to see me weekly so they have consistent support. I will utilize Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) and will often integrate Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Christian values and various exercises to help decrease trauma and anxiety. Therapy doesn’t have to feel scary and hard. Being on the right team with the right therapist will help you feel comfortable and begin the healing process. 

 

 

 

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If you are ready to receive hope and healing, contact me for a FREE 15 minute consultation by clicking “Book an Appointment”. Let’s work together to get you back to a place of confidence, where you are thriving and not surviving.

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