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    Complex trauma specifically from your childhood and adolescence can also be called PTSD which is Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.  It is a psychiatric disorder that can occur following the experience or witnessing of a life-threatening event such as military combat, natural disasters, terrorist incidents, serious accidents, or physical or sexual assault in adult or childhood. Specifically, I am addressing ...

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    Photo by Warren Wong on Unsplash As a counselor, it’s essential to be a good listener. If you work with teens, this may ring true even more so. You not only listen in a genuine way, but you also empathize in the same manner. Teens can tell if someone is being authentic or just trying to reassure them, rather than seeking to resolve their problems. A good teen counselor establishes ...

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    Hello everyone -  I'm on the executive council for ACCA, and I'm hoping that some of you would consider submitting a proposal for the ACCA conference call for programs . Thanks for your consideration! 2019 American College Counseling Association Conference Call for Programs Submit your proposal by September 7, 2018 The Program Committee is seeking submissions that will contribute ...

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    The Florida Mental Health Assoc has a few sponsorship possibilities left. This is a great opportunity to network and showcase your organization or products. ...

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    Howdy everyone! My name is Chris "Cub" Larkin and I live in Wilton Manors, FL (a suburb of Fort Lauderdale, FL - about 35 mins north of Miami). I'm in ...

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    Hello! My name is Corina Quel and I am from New York. I am a graduate student at Long Island University in Brooklyn. I just started my second semester ...

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    Hi All, I'm a licensed professional counselor and approved clinical supervisor in northern Virginia. I recently obtained my LSATP (licensed substance ...

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    Thanks!  Hope your journey goes well also. It was great meeting you in class yesterday. ------------------------------ Sofia Kovacevic -------------- ...

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    Lovely! Thank you for sharing. ------------------------------ Aziza Johnson Adams State University 2nd Year Graduate Student ---------------------- ...

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    Hello Sofia Congrats. I'm excited as you are. Today is my first day of class at SJU on the CMHC Program, looking for a Masters degree. Hope to meet you ...

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    Hi I'm Sofia and I'm a first year graduate student at St. John's University. I'm in the Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program. I have a B.S Degree ...

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