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Can you help the kids in need and their care givers?

Posted by LP User on Thursday, November 14, 2019,
https://www.gofundme.com/f/trer-training-for-carers-of-children-in-need

This campaign comes at a time of deep stress in SA.

We are wanting to address this.

Training up housemothers of safe houses, who are desperately stretched will not only offer them the release through TRE self practice but also the tool to teach the kids. This is sustainability.

PLEASE DONATE to our cause.

THANK YOU. 
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PHD psychologist finds researched technique that helps teens manage

Posted by LP User on Monday, October 28, 2019,
https://www.huffpost.com/entry/emotional-freedom-techniques-eft-helps-teens-with_b_593d76d4e4b014ae8c69e17a

Great news about Tapping Research. Cognitive therapy and acupressure/ energy psychology combine to form Emotional Freedom technique.

“EFT is particularly empowering because we can teach teens to do it to themselves and they can do it in private. Given that increasing numbers of teens are being diagnosed with depression and anxiety, we need to offer valid and easy-to-learn tools to this ...
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Stress management and balance

Posted by LP User on Wednesday, October 23, 2019,
Managing your stress could be easier. Finding balance in your life could be possible. Managing your health and weight can be done.

The last 10 yrs of research has resulted in more effective therapies.

 The practices that I use are all being used to treat stress conditions. Before your stress becomes a condition, know there are new ways to help. 


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Cape Town Recovery Festival

Posted by LP User on Friday, October 18, 2019,
The recent Recovery Festival held at a local waldorf school in Cape Towb was a beautiful example of progressive recovery oriented professionals coming together to highlight the diversity of treatments these days in treating substance aduse/ addictions/ mental health.

Having been involved in this field for over 15 years in SA and UK, I was so pleased to see how both Body and Mind treatments are now both integral to holistically treating our human clients. Gone are the days of telling the addict...
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Its all about connection....

Posted by LP User on Friday, November 16, 2018,

https://www.bing.com/videos/search?q=you+tube+recovery++addiction&qs=n&sp=-1&pq=you+tube+recovery+addict&sc=1-24&sk=&cvid=F9846A3B5473486F98BC177C270393C1&ru=%2fsearch%3fq%3dyou%2btube%2brecovery%2b%2baddiction%26qs%3dn%26form%3dQBRE%26sp%3d-1%26pq%3dyou%2btube%2brecovery%2baddict%26sc%3d1-24%26sk%3d%26cvid%3dF9846A3B5473486F98BC177C270393C1&view=detail&mmscn=vwrc&mid=153FE5349E434E753BF3153FE5349E434E753BF3&FORM=WRVORC

Instead of separating and isolating the addict (person with substance use ...
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Its all about connection....

Posted by LP User on Friday, November 16, 2018,

https://www.bing.com/videos/search?q=you+tube+recovery++addiction&qs=n&sp=-1&pq=you+tube+recovery+addict&sc=1-24&sk=&cvid=F9846A3B5473486F98BC177C270393C1&ru=%2fsearch%3fq%3dyou%2btube%2brecovery%2b%2baddiction%26qs%3dn%26form%3dQBRE%26sp%3d-1%26pq%3dyou%2btube%2brecovery%2baddict%26sc%3d1-24%26sk%3d%26cvid%3dF9846A3B5473486F98BC177C270393C1&view=detail&mmscn=vwrc&mid=153FE5349E434E753BF3153FE5349E434E753BF3&FORM=WRVORC

Wonderful simple explanation of what has been done wrong in terms of helpi...
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TRE in Cape Town

Posted by LP User on Thursday, March 1, 2018,
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3_bk0Q65avY

Successfully treated with TRE post home invasion. Helpful method of treating trauma.
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Environment can and does have a lasting effect on animals genes; and ours?

Posted by LP User on Wednesday, June 7, 2017, In : TRE 
http://www.sciencealert.com/scientists-have-observed-epigenetic-memories-passed-down-for-14-generations

Understanding how the environment literally changed your dna, may help you understand your current behaviours. If youre in addiction this may help you.
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Amphetamines: "tik" and other stimulants

Posted by LP User on Monday, August 24, 2015, In : addiction treatment 
Amphetamines represent a category of drugs known as stimulants and speed up the central nervous system. They act in a similar way as the natural hormone adrenaline would in the body.

Amphetamines include dextroamphetamines (legally manufactured medications) which have been used for hyperactivity, sleeping and eating disorders; and methamphetamines (illegally manufactured substances eg tik.

Short term effects may include: increased alertness and energy, feeling of well-being, increased heart ra...
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trauma and the brain video: helpful for all professionals working with trauma

Posted by LP User on Thursday, August 20, 2015, In : trauma therapy 
https://vimeo.com/126501517

Great simple video clip explaining how trauma is processed in the brain and how to help the victim.

Fight / flight/ freeze- is a normal survival response. All other functions stop including functions that store memories. Instead the hippocampus pumps cortisol so no pain is felt ie allows you to focus on survival. This is an evolutionary instinctive function.

Trauma= "something that occurs and you feel overwhelmed"----> can lead to ptsd/ vicarious trauma (for professio...
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Self trust in addiction:

Posted by LP User on Monday, March 3, 2014, In : addiction treatment 
The way to build self-trust, Dr Marc Lewis explained, and get over an addiction is for the addict to begin an internal dialogue with his future self to convince his present self that it can, in fact, live without its addiction. Lewis finished by explaining how he did just that. By writing the simple word 'NO' on a piece of paper and reading it at every moment he had a craving, he gradually started believing that if he could cope a few hours without drugs, then he could cope for a few days and...
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Emotional Freedom Technique: EFT

Posted by LP User on Sunday, June 2, 2013, In : trauma therapy 

EFT is a powerful self-help method based on research showing that emotional trauma contributes greatly to disease. Clinical trials have shown that EFT is able to rapidly reduce the emotional impact of memories and incidents that trigger emotional distress. Once the distress is reduced or removed, the body can often rebalance itself, and accelerate healing.

EFT uses elements of Cognitive Therapy and Exposure Therapy, and combines them with Acupressure, in the form of fingertip tapping on 12...


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