What can be done to treat PTSD?

Janet Ryan-Newell, M.Ed. Recap In the last article, we considered the impact of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), including on the development of individual mental and physical health issues, family wellbeing, and the broader implications for society. This week, we will turn our attention toward the evidence-based treatments that have been demonstrated to reduce post-traumatic stress […]

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What is the impact of PTSD?

Janet Ryan-Newell, M.Ed. Recap In the last article, we examined the etiology of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and several potential predisposing factors. This week, we are going to focus on the impact of PTSD from several different perspectives. PTSD can have an enormous impact on individuals, their families, and broader society. Unsurprisingly, the most apparent […]

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Who is at risk for developing PTSD?

Janet Ryan-Newell, M.Ed. Recap As stated in the first post in this series, approximately 9% of individuals will develop post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) at least once in their lives (CPA, 2010). Yet, far more than ~9% of adults experience at least one traumatic event during their lifetimes. In fact, Ozer & Weiss (2004) estimate that […]

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What is Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)?

Janet Ryan-Newell, M.Ed. PTSD As a psychologist, I have worked with thousands of clients across the mental health spectrum. Each client and each disorder are unique; however, some disorders are more deeply rooted and require more complex interventions than others.  Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is one such ailment. As a result, I have undertaken to […]

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We are looking for a Registered Psychologist experienced in working with children to join our team. This psychologist should be experienced with a wide range of evidence-based treatment modalities and therapeutic approaches, and able to use flexible strategies for working with individuals and families. The psychologist must also have training in one or more of […]

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Recover from Trauma with the RESET Group Program

Dates: Jan 15 – Apr 23      Location: Kells Counselling Cost: $60/hour                    Duration: 15 sessions, 2.5 hr each   Accelerate trauma recovery with our education-focused RESET program. Our weekly program assists individuals struggling with trauma and/or injury to return to healthy functioning in a setting […]

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Make Kells Your Practice Home!

We are looking for two Contract Psychologists to join our team: EMDR Psychologist Marriage and Family Focused Psychologist These psychologists should be experienced with a wide range of evidence-based treatment modalities and therapeutic approaches, and able to use flexible strategies for working with individuals, couples, and families. The psychologist must also have training in one […]

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