Prolonged Exposure Therapy in Brookswood, Langley

Prolonged Exposure Therapy is often used to treat trauma/Post Traumatic Stress Disorder commonly known as PTSD. When this approach is used carefully it can be a highly effective treatment for the associated anxiety, depression and anger issues. Dr. Michael Dadson (Mike Dadson) points out, “there is substantial research carried out over 20 years embracing in the use of prolonged exposure therapy”. Dr. Dadson has advanced experience as therapist and as a trainer incorporating this approach in treatment with Military Veterans, First Responders and the general population suffering from PTSD.

Dr. Mike Dadson states, “prolonged exposure therapy is founded on the basic cognitive-behavioural concepts” and is a versatile form of therapy that can be adapted to fit your needs and can be crafted to address and process the circumstances of your trauma”. The goal of this treatment is not to re-enact a traumatic even but rather to provide the resources needed to tolerate a traumatic experience by titrating exposure and carefully exploring and adding missing resources.

“Prolonged exposure therapy teaches you to slowly address your trauma, your memories of the trauma, the feelings you had during the trauma and the situations associated with the trauma”, Dr. Michael Dadson (Mike Dadson) explains.It is believed that trauma memories may cause faulty stimuli responses and associations related to the event, that may form a barricade to your ability to emotionally process the traumatic event.

Dr. Michael Dadson is highly specialized in the treatment areas of trauma and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. A counseling session with Dr. Michael Dadson begins with understanding your past experiences and a review with you, of treatment approaches that will suit you in counseling.

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