SIGN-UP NOW! Click to become a The VoiceAmerica Talk Member for Free!
voiceamerica-health-and-wellness radio logo
Apple logo Google Play Store Kindle store
Inspired Journeys: Overcoming Adversity and Thriving

Inspired Journeys: Overcoming Adversity and Thriving

Archives Available

March 19th 2013: From Survivor to Thriver: Overcoming the Impact of Traumatic Experiences

Lisa will explain the dynamics that can make life events traumatizing, and the ways in which we are hard-wired to respond to trauma. We will look at the issue of loss and how that colors a victim’s sense of the world and others around them. We will identify some of the reasons why people can react differently to the same traumatic event. We will also discuss the impact that these experiences can have on physical, emotional, and mental wellbeing throughout the different stages of development. Most importantly, we will look at the positive influences, mindsets and behaviors that can help vi

Read more

Tune in

Archives Available on VoiceAmerica Health and Wellness Channel

Featured Guest

Guest Image

Lisa Ferentz, LCSW-C, DAPA

Lisa is a Clinical Social Worker, educator, author, actress, wife and mother. She has been in private practice for 30 years, using a wide variety of expressive therapies to treat survivors of trauma, abuse, and neglect. In 2009 Lisa was given the Social Worker of the Year Award by the Maryland Society for Clinical Social Work. She is the founder and President of the Institute for Advanced Psychotherapy Training and Education, providing continuing education workshops and Certificates in Trauma Treatment to mental health professionals. She has been an Adjunct Faculty member at several Maryland Universities. Lisa is the author of Treating Self-Destructive Behaviors in Trauma Survivors, A Clinic
Read more

Share This Episode

facebook Share On Facebook
twitter Share On Twitter
Linkedin Share On LinkedIn
Share Email Share this E-mail
Email Host Email the Host

Connect with VoiceAmerica

Download our mobile apps
App store Google play Blackberry store
Facebook Twitter Linkedin Social Media