Help for children
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and Children
There is a growing awareness that traumatic events in childhood are a strong predictor of the likelihood of developing PTSD sometime during the lifetime of the individual.
Without treatment, many people experience symptoms for decades after the traumatic event itself. PTSD may affect individuals of all ages who have experienced terror, threat (or perceived threat) to physical and/or psychological safety, i.e. when their ability to cope was overwhelmed.
Experts estimate that 9 or 10 percent of the population suffer from P.T.S.D.
When victims suffer from a specific traumatic event, for example, child abuse, rape, violent assault etc., the incidence of P.T.S.D. increases to between 60 to 80 percent.
How to combat stress
Children with PTSD can usually be helped in only one session lasting about 45 minutes.
Children respond well to hypnotherapy.
Adult PTSD – In the case of an adult with PTSD it will be likely to require a number of sessions and this would be discussed and decided during the Initial consultation.
Other children’s problems that can be helped with hypnosis and hypnotherapy:
Emotional aspects of dyslexia – can result in any of the symptoms listed here:
Psychosomatic (Somatoform) Disorders
Enuresis (Bed Wetting)
Phobias and Compulsions
Anger and Aggression
Low Self Esteem
Thumb Sucking and Nail biting
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