Depression is a collection of symptoms that include feeling sad, empty, and hopeless. In adolescents and children, this may manifest as anger and irritability. Lack of interest/energy, difficulty sleeping, low concentration and feelings of worthlessness can also be symptoms of depression.
Anxiety Disorders consist of excess worry, muscle tension, restlessness, irritability and sleep disturbance. Some individuals may experience panic attacks that affect their daily activities. This is a very treatable disorder and most clients experience relief within only a few sessions.
PTSD and Trauma Based Disorders occur after an individual is exposed to a traumatic event. I use a variety of techniques to reprocess and reduce trauma related symptoms. At Choices I provide cutting edge mental health and counselor services for PTSD and Trauma in Johnstown, PA.
Addiction is any repeated behavior, substance-related or not, in which a person feels compelled to persist, regardless of its negative impact on his life or the lives of others. Choices is a fully licensed Drug and Alcohol Facility for the State of Pennsylvania.
The ACE Score (Adverse Childhood Experiences Scale). Trauma is often times the core issue with many of my clients and this video explains why. Choices Clinical Counseling in Johnstown provides counseling services for Trauma Based Disorders. Many times Trauma is the root cause of depression and anxiety.
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