Overcome Trauma With PTSD Therapy at Think Recovery

At Think Recovery, we understand the profound impact that trauma can have on your mental and emotional well-being. Our dedicated team of mental health professionals in Calgary, Alberta, is committed to providing specialized PTSD Therapy services to support individuals in overcoming the challenges of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Guided by our holistic approach to mental health care, our experienced therapists create a safe and nurturing environment where you can embark on a journey of healing, resilience, and reclaiming your peace.

What is PTSD Therapy?

PTSD Therapy is a specialized form of psychotherapy designed to address the symptoms and effects of post-traumatic stress disorder. Our skilled therapists provide evidence-based treatments to help individuals process traumatic experiences, manage distressing symptoms, and regain an integrated sense of self, safety and well-being.

Benefits of PTSD Therapy:

  • Trauma Processing: Addressing the emotional and psychological impact of trauma.
  • Symptom Management: Developing coping strategies to manage PTSD symptoms and reduce symptoms of post-traumatic dissociation.
  • Resilience Building: Fostering emotional strength and post-traumatic growth.
  • Improved Quality of Life: Restoring a sense of normalcy, purpose, and peace.
  • Empowerment: Regaining control over intrusive thoughts and distressing memories.

Our Holistic Approach to PTSD Therapy

At Think Recovery, we believe that addressing PTSD requires a comprehensive understanding of its multidimensional effects. Our experienced therapists employ a holistic model that encompasses physical, emotional, psychological, social, and spiritual dimensions to promote healing and well-being.

Physical Well-Being

  • Recognizing the connection between physical health and trauma recovery.
  • Incorporating relaxation techniques and self-care practices for grounding.
  • Promoting physical well-being as a foundation for emotional healing.
  • Restoring a sense of safety in the body and strengthening the mind-body connection.

Emotional Regulation

  • Creating a safe space to express and process intense emotions.
  • Developing emotional regulation skills to manage distress and triggers.
  • Fostering self-compassion and emotional resilience.

Cognitive Restructuring

  • Identifying and challenging negative thought patterns related to trauma.
  • Utilizing cognitive-behavioral techniques to reframe distressing thoughts.
  • Promoting a more balanced and adaptive cognitive outlook.
  • Letting go of old patterns of experiencing your self, the world, and others.

Social Support

  • Nurturing healthy relationships and connections to support healing.
  • Enhancing communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Building a sense of trust and safety in relationships.

Spiritual Nourishment

  • Recognizing the role of spirituality in finding meaning and purpose after trauma.
  • Exploring personal beliefs and values within the context of healing.
  • Integrating spiritual practices for inner peace and transformation.

Our PTSD Therapy Services

At Think Recovery, our PTSD Therapy services are tailored to help you navigate the path towards healing and resilience. Our experienced therapists offer evidence-based approaches to support your journey.

Our PTSD Therapy services include:

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT): Addressing negative thought, feeling, and behavioural patterns related to trauma.

Mindfulness-Based Trauma Therapy: Cultivating mindfulness to support trauma recovery.

Somatic Psychotherapy: Gradually learning to identify safety within the body and expand your capacity to experience sensations and feelings.

Psychodynamic Psychotherapy: Uncovering, exploring, and clarifying the recurring patterns over the course of your lifespan and making sense together of the impacts of these experiences on you as well as your psychosocial development.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Q: How do I know if PTSD Therapy is right for me?

A: PTSD Therapy can be beneficial if you are experiencing symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder, such as intrusive thoughts, flashbacks, nightmares, and heightened anxiety, or hypervigilance. If trauma is impacting your daily life, therapy can provide valuable support.

Q: Is PTSD Therapy only for military veterans or people who remember a single traumatic event?

A: PTSD can affect individuals from various backgrounds, not only veterans. Whether you have experienced a single traumatic event or ongoing trauma, therapy can help you process and heal.

Q: How long does PTSD Therapy take?

A: The duration of therapy varies based on individual needs and goals. Short-term and longer-term options are available to support your healing journey.

Q: Will I have to discuss traumatic memories in detail during therapy?

A: Your therapist will guide the process at a pace that feels comfortable for you. Trauma processing is conducted in a safe and supportive environment, with a focus on your well-being and empowerment. Different approaches can be utilized depending on what would be advisable on an individualized and case-by-case basis in consultation with the patient.

Q: How can I book a PTSD Therapy session at Think Recovery?

A: Booking a PTSD Therapy session is straightforward. You can reach out to us through our website or contact our office directly. We  will assist you in finding the right therapist and scheduling an appointment.

Embrace Healing and Reclaim Your Peace with PTSD Therapy

At Think Recovery, we invite you to embark on a transformative journey of healing and resilience through our specialized PTSD Therapy services in Calgary, Alberta. Overcome the challenges of post-traumatic stress disorder, regain a sense of control, and experience inner peace. Take the courageous step towards reclaiming your life by contacting us or scheduling a session today.