Trauma Blog

Traumablog.co.uk brings to you an insight into some of life’s traumatic situations and experiences…

Just Imagine…..

Just Imagine…..

"This blog post contains content that some people might find disturbing" Just Imagine .... Imagine for a moment that you are female, twenty nine years of age; happy go lucky and just love to live your life to the full. You work hard at your job, and it’s five o’clock...

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Disrespectful Daughters

Disrespectful Daughters

Daughters who perpetrate domestic violence toward their mother and father is common. It is one that is all too often at the forefront of therapy. How do daughters control? The relationship with each individual child in any one family will inevitably contain many...

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Veteran’s Voice PTSD Post Trauma

Veteran’s Voice PTSD Post Trauma

Veteran’s Voice is an account of how PTSD and Post Trauma Response is a reaction to being exposed to an event, which is outside the range of normal human experience. It is a normal human emotional reaction to an abnormalsituation. Everyone reacts differently to...

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Rape Related – Post Traumatic (Growth)

Rape Related – Post Traumatic (Growth)

RR-PTSD (Rape Related Post Traumatic Stress Disorder) is a term used in the trauma world to express the reactions and symptoms of the aftershock of sexual assault, whether that is a one incident, domestic abuse setting and/or violation in childhood. It is not an...

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Adults Affected by Losing a Parent

Adults Affected by Losing a Parent

Adults Affected by Losing a Parent. When we lose a parent, it can be difficult to come to terms with a world in which they no longer exist.  Our lives immediately change, day to day living takes some getting used to without the parent that we may have known...

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Dangerous Ex Liaisons

Dangerous Ex Liaisons

Dangerous Ex Liaisons By Trauma Blog – July 27, 2019 Edward Krakow had his life etched upon his face, evidence of the years of working in the sun without taking care of his skin had filled every wrinkled and weathered crevice.  Alcohol and cigarettes had taken...

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Males Affected by Domestic Violence & Abuse

Males Affected by Domestic Violence & Abuse

Males Affected by Domestic Violence & Abuse. As we learn new and effective physiological treatments for those who have been targeted by violent individuals within relationships, outcomes are now far more suited to the post traumatic growth of those affected, as a...

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Counselling the Spirit

Counselling the Spirit

It has taken me a long time to summon up the courage to write about this, I think it’s time now to tell it, to whoever wants to listen. In over two decades of working with people who have been either severely or psychologically wounded by other people, suffering after...

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The Silence of Domestic Violence

The Silence of Domestic Violence

Hollie met Dan when she was sixteen and when she was very naive, he was known for being a bit odd and would wear funky and unusual clothes around the town, he was very handsome, completely unique, and unlike any of the lads she knew from school. She recalled that she...

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Left for Dead

Left for Dead

Laura lives in a cul-de-sac. Her property has a walled garden, and the back entrance is from the road via a wrought iron gate to the side. She loved her house, her garden, and her two cats. She had many friends and neighbours whom she loved tovisit. One morning in...

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Jocelyn’s Baby

Jocelyn’s Baby

When Jocelyn went to see a therapist she was rocking back and forth. Her GP had referred her saying that she felt that her patient had no hope of ever getting over the death of her baby with medication and maybe there was some way that talking therapy might assist. It...

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Imprisoned In a Private Hell

Imprisoned In a Private Hell

Imprisoned in a Private Hell I remember the first client I ever saw, she was an ex-heroin addict, she had been sexually violated by her brother when she was eleven years old, that particular client session was twenty years ago now, and I still remember her to this...

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