Friday, May 11, 2012

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Surviving the Flood Book Trailer

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Surviving the Flood Book Trailer

Childhood for Leslie Raddatz is one continuing nightmare.  To survive, she represses her memories until one day, when she is a 34-year-old woman, a wife and mother, her past erupts into the present with a full blown flashback. It is the onset of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and it threatens to destroy what mental and physical endurance she has salvaged through the years. But, her child within cries out for recognition and mercy. More psychological disorders emerge -- somatization and conversion. Is she to lose everything and everyone she loves to the madness of her past?

She agrees to relive her childhood under the protection of a professional counselor and comes to understand how her parents’ neglect made her an easy target for predators who sexually, physically and emotionally abuse her over and over again. She graduates from victim to survivor while detailing today’s sophisticated techniques that help her heal:  Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), attachment and ego state therapy, Brainspotting, positive imagery, resource building, coping skills, art therapy, task therapy, and counseling.

 Once you read Leslie’s story, you can take comfort in the hope she offers and follow her example on your own healing journey.

Dear Supporters,

Here is my book trailer

Please view it and let me know what you think.  Also you can see my interview on the Ella Sandwell Radio Show tomorrow at click on the icon under my photo and it will take you to my interview.

Thank you for all who support me in my publishing journey.

Leslie Raddatz

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