Targeted Psychotherapy Trauma Treatment in Miami, Broward County and throughout South Florida
Trauma is any incident that causes physical, emotional, or psychological harm. Trauma can occur from any number of events, including combat injuries, childhood abuse, witnessing an alarming situation, or surviving a natural disaster, to name just a few.
People may experience a full range of emotions after a loss or during the grieving process, such as:
People who have experienced trauma during their lifetime may experience a variety of symptoms. These symptoms may manifest within days of the traumatic events. In some situations, they do not appear until years later. Common effects of trauma include:
A person who has undergone trauma may experience intense grief, anxiety, depression, confusion, anger, sadness, confusion, or fear.
Mental health disorders
Some traumatic events lead to one or more mental health disorders, including depression, anxiety, or post-traumatic stress disorder.
Trauma can also bring on physical symptoms, such as dizziness, blurred vision, loss of appetite, nausea, vomiting, chest pain, or headaches.
After a traumatic event, survivors may find it challenging to connect with others or may engage in less socially acceptable behaviors.
Alina Sosa-Perez established Services for Living Well. Alina is a licensed psychotherapist with many years of experience in representing patients of all ages, ranging from young 20s to adults over 60. She has been trained in diverse disciplines, including mind/body, positive psychology, and solution-focused therapy. This diversity allows her to develop a customized treatment plan designed to help you heal briefly and effectively.