man struggling with one of the common types of trauma

Types of Trauma

Trauma can happen to anyone. The term does not apply to just one type of experience. Instead, it applies to any situation in which a person experiences something so significant and fearful to them, that they cannot process that information properly. Many people carry trauma with them from their past. Others are dealing with it…

a young adult questions the consequences of drug abuse

Consequences Of Drug Abuse

One of the most devastating consequences of drug abuse is widely known given its frequency and effects on those beyond the person who struggles with substance use disorder. A drug overdose can sometimes be reversed but often leaves behind grieving family members and friends who watched as their loved one grappled with drug use. Other Consequences Of Drug…

man wonders how does trauma affect the brain

How Does Trauma Affect the Brain

Have you wondered, “How does trauma affect the brain?” Many people wonder this, particularly those affected by trauma and possible changes. Indeed, trauma and PTSD create changes throughout the brain. But in this organ’s credit, your brain works hard to bring its own recovery when you show it how. Understanding this will make it obvious…