Life After PTSD show

Life After PTSD

Summary: Join the movement to end PTSD. Post traumatic stress is not a disorder, it's an injury that can be healed. Episodes weekly telling the stories of counselors and clients who are creating a new normal of their choosing, now free of trauma. For research or for clinicians who want to train with us: rtmcertification.com Support the movement: patreon.com/lifeafterptsd/ Therapy, Counseling, Healing, Wholeness, Mental Health, LMHC, RTM, NLP, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Veteran, Military, Combat Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/lifeafterptsd/support

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 Episode 33 A Vet & His Wife Fly To Orlando To Cure Their PTSD (ft. Shawn & Cynthia) | File Type: audio/x-m4a | Duration: 3318

In this episode Dan, Jeff & Kari interview Shawn & Cynthia, a couple who flew up from St. Croix in the U.S. Virgin Islands to be treated of their PTSD.  Shawn served in the U.S. Military and carried related trauma while Cynthia had trauma of her own that collectively hindered their family from thriving.  Their story of treatment at the First Orlando Counseling Center is one for the ages.  This podcast is sponsored by Anchor Voice Messages and Kristen and Ch(ill) Podcast Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/lifeafterptsd/support

 Episode 32 His Brother Was A Navy Vet With PTSD Who Committed Suicide (ft. Jose Zouain) | File Type: audio/x-m4a | Duration: 2986

In this episode Jeff jumps on another podcast with an old friend DJ Jose Zouain, whose brother JJ took his own life 6 months after being discharged from the Navy.  JJ had been treated at the VA and Jeff and Zouain discuss the dominant treatments being used at the VA and elsewhere and have a lively discussion about what PTSD is.  This episode is a different format for the show in that this audio was recorded for Zouain's own podcast with the understanding that Life After PTSD would also air it with edits.  We bleeped out any profanity that was used but otherwise preserved the message for the purpose of transparency and authenticity.   Here are some articles that describe the UCF Resources program for PTSD treatment, denounced in the episode:  https://ucfalumnitoday.com/tag/ucf-restores/ https://www.orlandosentinel.com/health/os-ucf-ptsd-program-veterans-20141110-story.html https://news.wjct.org/post/ucf-clinic-using-virtual-reality-treat-ptsd-expands-reach-more-patients This podcast is sponsored by Anchor Voice Messages and Kristen and Ch(ill) Podcast Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/lifeafterptsd/support

 Episode 31 Woman Flies From Norway To Canada When Other PTSD Treatments Failed (ft. Allen Kanerva) | File Type: audio/x-m4a | Duration: 3445

In this episode Allen Kanerva joins Jeff on a call from his office in Ontario with a very special guest.  Monica is a thirty something woman from Norway who, suffering from PTSD related to several traumas, was driving hours for prolonged exposure treatment at a clinic in Norway.  On a drive home from an unsuccessful session, she found the Life After PTSD podcast and began binge listening.  Within days she reached out to Allen and set up flights and accommodations to travel to Canada to be treated with RTM.  This episode is her story before and after RTM.   This podcast is sponsored by Anchor Voice Messages and Kristen and Ch(ill) Podcast Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/lifeafterptsd/support

 Episode 30 Why Coral Springs Parkland Isn't Healing And A Stoneman Douglas Update (ft. Kim Krawczyk) | File Type: audio/x-m4a | Duration: 1930

In this episode Allen Kanerva, Kari Russo and Jeff McLaughlin join Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School teacher Kim Krawczyk to get a community update from Coral Springs/Parkland, still reeling from the February 14, 2018 shooting.  Kim tells of how RTM has helped her gain the ability to talk through her own memories of that day, without being re-traumatized in the process.   This podcast is sponsored by Anchor Voice Messages and Kristen and Ch(ill) Podcast Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/lifeafterptsd/support

 Episode 29 A Group Of Businessmen Set Out To Help Vets But Fast Tracked A Movement (ft. Tom Padilla) | File Type: audio/x-m4a | Duration: 2186

In this episode Tom Padilla joins us on the phone from Albuquerque, New Mexico, to tell the story of how a group of businessmen who set out to raise funds for a one benefit for veterans ended up fast tracking the Research and Recognition Project's desire to train clinicians nationwide in the RTM Protocol.   This podcast is sponsored by Anchor Voice Messages and Kristen and Ch(ill) Podcast Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/lifeafterptsd/support

 Episode 28 A Firefighter EMT Couldn't Shake The Sorrows Of His Job (ft. Caleb & Kathy Leggett) | File Type: audio/x-m4a | Duration: 2657

In this episode we welcome our first firefighter, Caleb.  Caleb and his counselor, Winter Haven based Kathy Leggett, share stories from their own journey and Caleb offers a perspective of the trauma most first responders carry.  Dan Jarvis joined in on the fun to further solidify Caleb's commentary about the rigors of duty and the memories you wish you could take back.   Ref: Podcoin This podcast is sponsored by Anchor Voice Messages and Kristen and Ch(ill) Podcast Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/lifeafterptsd/support

 Episode 27 Two Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Students Cleared Of Trauma (ft. Delaney & Ally) | File Type: audio/x-m4a | Duration: 2183

In this episode we share the story of two Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Students who, through the introduction of RTM into their therapist's practice, get cleared of the traumatic emotions stemming from their experiences on February 14, 2018.  The girls share their initial resistance and reaction to therapy in general and how their wonderful therapist, Laurie Norman, helped restore their lives in ways they never thought possible.  For students in the Coral Springs/Parkland area, connect with Laurie at: laurielnorman.com.  This podcast is sponsored by Anchor Voice Messages and Kristen and Ch(ill) Podcast Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/lifeafterptsd/support

 Episode 26 A Veteran Is Treated Again For A Different Trauma And Life Only Gets Better (ft. Kyle) | File Type: audio/x-m4a | Duration: 1486

In this episode Allen & Jeff join Kyle, who received another treatment session with RTM for another trauma he was carrying.  Kyle shares what life has been like since his first session and how significant some of the changes in his life have been since.  Allen makes the argument that these are the typical results with RTM and ultimately we as a community benefit when we get the "real" Kyle back from the prison of trauma.  This podcast is sponsored by Anchor Voice Messages and Kristen and Ch(ill) Podcast Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/lifeafterptsd/support

 Episode 25 When Expectations For A Normal Delivery Become A Birth Trauma (ft. Shannon Rowell) | File Type: audio/x-m4a | Duration: 2452

In this episode licensed mental health counselor Shannon Rowell joins us to talk about how birth trauma led her to break the stigma of counselors not being able to ask for help themselves.  Shannon was treated with the RTM protocol at a training in Orlando, FL and shares her experience of how an expected birth situation became a trauma robbing a mama of her joy in parenting and how RTM gave it back.  This podcast is sponsored by Anchor Voice Messages and Kristen and Ch(ill) Podcast Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/lifeafterptsd/support

 Episode 24 Relief, Finally For A Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Student (ft. Ally Sullivan) | File Type: audio/x-m4a | Duration: 1614

In this episode Ally Sullivan, a junior at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, FL, joins us to tell her account of the events of February 14, 2018 and how her love for Walt Disney World fireworks became a trigger for gunshots until her therapist trained in RTM and implemented it in her practice shortly thereafter.  Listen as Laurie Norman, a licensed mental health counselor who practices in Boca Raton, shares how the very first session of RTM brought drastic change in Ally.  This podcast is sponsored by Anchor Voice Messages and Kristen and Ch(ill) Podcast Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/lifeafterptsd/support

 Episode 23 A Son Is Killed In A Car Accident And A Family Is Left Traumatized (ft. Elise Eslinger) | File Type: audio/x-m4a | Duration: 1705

July 22, 2017, a mother lost her 19 year old son in a car accident and her life instantly changed forever.  Elise Eslinger and her husband Don struggled through the grieving process with Elise crying out for hope and fearing a day she'd want to take her own life.  Later in her grieving process she was treated with RTM and now has a new normal of her choice that she is living, today, after just a few 90 minute sessions.  This podcast is sponsored by Anchor Voice Messages and Kristen and Ch(ill) Podcast Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/lifeafterptsd/support

 Episode 22 A Douglas High School Math Teacher On The State Of Parkland Students (ft. Kim Krawczyk) | File Type: audio/x-m4a | Duration: 2228

On February 14, 2018 a gunman walked into Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, FL and opened fire, killing 14 students and 3 faculty in an every town USA city that never would have expected this to happen.  Kimberly Krawczyk is a math teacher at the school who is speaking up for her students who have lived over a year having to be #MSDStrong.  In this episode Kimberly shares what treatment options were provided for students, as well as the perspective of a teacher who went back to school two weeks after the aftermath of tragedy.  Read Kimberly's original article at: https://www.the74million.org/article/a-parkland-teacher-speaks-out-after-the-shooting-the-district-did-not-help-us-deal-with-the-trauma-with-2-new-suicides-were-still-suffering-the-consequences/.  This podcast is sponsored by Anchor Voice Messages and Kristen and Ch(ill) Podcast Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/lifeafterptsd/support

 Episode 21 A Service Dog Saved His Life But RTM Gave Back His Life (ft. Morgan & Foley) | File Type: audio/x-m4a | Duration: 1348

In this episode Morgan, of Southeastern Guide Dogs, shares his story of working with detection dogs as a members of the Air Force Bomb Detection Squad and how after suffering from PTSD, a dog saved his life.  Morgan was treated with RTM for his traumas and while the dog may have saved his life, RTM is giving him his life back.   This podcast is sponsored by Anchor Voice Messages and Kristen and Ch(ill) Podcast Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/lifeafterptsd/support

 Episode 20 Childhood Sexual Abuse Finally Processed And Healed (ft. Matt & Mandi Seitz) | File Type: audio/x-m4a | Duration: 1801

In this episode Kari and Jeff meet with Matt and Mandi, a young married couple who after 5 years of marriage finally broke through to a new level of intimacy after Mandi had her childhood sexual trauma processed and healed through memory re-consolidation.  Sexual abuse is another one of the many faces of PTSD and another reason we are excited to see therapists trained in the RTM (Re-consolidation of Traumatic Memories) protocol. This podcast is sponsored by Anchor Voice Messages and Kristen and Ch(ill) Podcast Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/lifeafterptsd/support

 Episode 19 Experienced Trauma Clinician Recharged By New Mexico RTM Training (ft. Michael Castrilli) | File Type: audio/x-m4a | Duration: 2001

In this episode, Michael Castrilli shares of the unbelievable success rate he is having with his clients and Dan and Jeff get to ask him his opinion on who the many faces of PTSD are and what percentage of the population they represent.  Michael is a licensed mental health therapist in Central Florida who, through 22 Zero, trained in the Re-consolidation of Traumatic Memories (RTM) protocol, in Albuquerque, New Mexico during the Fall of 2018.  This podcast is sponsored by Anchor Voice Messages and Kristen and Ch(ill) Podcast Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/lifeafterptsd/support

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