Relational trauma affects everyone, but in diverse ways. The earlier it starts in life, the longer it lasts, the more frequently it happens, and the more distrust it involves as in different types of trauma, the more damaging and long-lasting the effects will be. It also gives rise to complexity and confusion in the understanding of this complexity, which as psychotherapists we must seek to clarify.
This presentation will deal with Trauma Theory, types and effects of trauma, trauma as the basis of psychopathologies, and touch briefly on trauma-informed practice, that is absolutely necessary for resolution and recovery from the effects of traumatic life experiences.
I have more slides here than I can address in this session, so the entire set of slides will be made available for you to peruse at your leisure.
This presentation, "Responding to the needs of consumers with complex trauma histories a consumer perspective" focuses on the needs of adult survivors of child abuse, highlighting the frequent