Tag Archives: Depersonalization

EMDR Therapy Session – Dissociation PTSD Therapy – Music For The Here And Now to Relax

You can listen to and download my free EMDR music here: EMDR is used to help with the symptoms of post traumatic stress disorder PTSD – and complex PTSD. Download our EMDR albums here: When a traumatic or distressing experience occurs, it may overwhelm normal coping mechanisms. The memory and associated stimuli are inadequately processed… Read More »

On Nothingness | Object Relations & Healing Complex-PTSD by Building Something Out of Nothing

Transcript: “Some thoughts about Nothingness. Nothingness is something you can connect to. Instead of disconnecting from the Nothingness through fear–like Hamlet in Shakespeare’s play–you can accept the Nothingness as something that can be embraced. I’ve been thinking about what it’s possible to anchor to in the world; How the only certainty is uncertainty–absurdity & the… Read More »

Counseling Diagnostic Assessment Vignette #27 – Symptoms of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder

This counseling diagnostic assessment vignette demonstrates an interview with a client (played by an actress) who exhibits symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Source: Youtube

Coping with Instability: Accepting Struggles & Making Meaning | Safety in CPTSD, Depression, Anxiety

A quick update, & thoughts on instability. Learning to accept the consistency of uncertainty in life, as a sort of anchor from which to build safety. Including lessons from Viktor Frankl’s book, “Man’s Search for Meaning.” We cannot control what happens to us, but we can control how we respond to what happens. We can… Read More »

Sound That Triggers Your Fight Or Flight Dissociation // Dissociation

The Fight Flight response alongside dissociation is discussed in this video. There are many triggers for the fight flight response & dissociation. Often people who frequently find themselves in the fight flight dissociation position are susceptible to experiencing the freeze response and may find they are in this position because they cannot fight or escape… Read More »

Cooking Dinner While Discussing Depersonalization, Derealization

In this video I’m cooking dinner while discussing Depersonalization/Derealization and encouraging everyone fighting depression, anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder, bipolar disorder, depersonalization disorder, derealization disorder, schizophrenia, schizophrenic, Schizoaffective, to keep fighting never give up we got this #determinationnation💪 Source: Youtube

What is the Difference Between Acute Stress Disorder and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder?

This video discusses the differences between Acute Stress Disorder (ASD) and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). Both disorders require a qualifying stressor (trauma) according to the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM). This traumatic event must be directly experienced, witnessed, occur to a close friend or family member, or involve repeated exposure to aversive details of a… Read More »

My Life with Dissociative Identity Disorder & C-PTSD (Full Video, Color Version, CC)

(Apologies this is filmed on a potato. If you would like to help donate towards a good camera, link is down below!) Sharing my experience of life with Dissociative Identity Disorder (as a host of the system) and Complex Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. With examples of depersonalization, derealization, identity confusion, identity alteration, and amnesia. I discuss… Read More »

My Life with Dissociative Identity Disorder & C-PTSD (Full Video, B&W Version, CC)

Full video. Sharing my experience of life with Dissociative Identity Disorder (as a host of the system) and Complex Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. With examples of depersonalization, derealization, identity confusion, identity alteration, and amnesia. I discuss psychogenic non-epileptic pseudoseizures (PNES), and my fear of a spirit-realm (the subconscious dimension). I discuss the disconnect of an inner-child… Read More »