We all experience difficult times in our life, whether that be loss, change, trauma or grief. Working through or moving on from these situations can be a challenge on our own. Our primitive brain want to keep us safe, and unwittingly it often keeps us stuck and locked down, emotionally. I hear all of the time clients telling me they feel ‘drained emotionally’, ‘lost’, ‘disempowered’, ‘trapped’, and desperate to feel differently to how they do right now. I want you to know that it is possible to find peace again, to be in harmony with yourself once again, and find joy in life.
Tag: emotional trauma
Having worked in the mental health sector of the NHS for over 13 years, I know that the larger proportion of focus is often around physical recovery, with little to no emphasis on emotional recovery. Beyond meditation and mindfulness, I have found that talking therapies such as psychotherapy and coaching are an essential part of recovery from emotional trauma. It’s so important to be able to freely express what we’re going through to someone who won’t judge us, and is not emotionally involved in our lives. Coming to terms with how you and your life is post injury or major surgery takes purposeful guidance, and time.
We all wear masks. They hide our pain, our fear, our anxiety, our shadow selves. They hide our true feelings. What might happen if we keep them on? What might happen if we remove them?