Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Specialist Joplin MO

Post traumatic stress disorder specialists provide treatment for people who have experienced major trauma and are still in psychological shock. They may experience flashbacks. Treatment helps the affected to deal with the trauma and address any problems. See below to learn more and to gain access to licensed post traumatic stress disorder specialists in Joplin, MO.

Mr. Terry Richardson
HEALTHePATH Associates, Inc.
(417) 626-7900
1905 W. 32nd Street Suite 305
Joplin, MO
Credentials
Credentials: MSW, LCSW
Licensed in Missouri
19 Years of Experience
Problems Served
Anxiety/Panic Disorders, Career/Employment Concerns, Couple or Marital Issues, Depression, Domestic Violence, Forensic, Interpersonal Relationships, Stress, Trauma/PTSD, Education/Personal Development, Life Transitions, Anger Management, Men's Issues
Populations Served
Military/Veterans
Membership Organizations
HelpPro.com
Age Groups Served
Young Adults (18-25), Adults (26-59)

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Mr. Brian Fidler
(417) 627-9601
Applied Psychological ServicesGryphon Building
Joplin, MO
Specialties
Relationship Issues, Depression, Trauma and PTSD, Dissociative Disorders
Qualification
School: John Brown University
Year of Graduation: 2009
Years In Practice: 2 Years
Patient Info
Ethnicity: Any
Gender: All
Age: Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19),Adults
Average Cost
$60 - $110
Payment Methods
Sliding Scale: Yes
Accepts Credit Cards: Yes

Dr. David Black
Creative Renewal & Resolutions
(417) 890-4083
1531 E. Bradford Pkwy, Suite 210-4
Springfield, MO
Credentials
Credentials: PsyD, MSW, NBCCH, ACSW, DCSW
Licensed in Missouri
12 Years of Experience
Problems Served
Anxiety/Panic Disorders, Bipolar Disorders, Couple or Marital Issues, Depression, Family Dysfunction, Interpersonal Relationships, Obsessive/Compulsive Disorder, Parenting Issues, Sexual Abuse/Rape, Stress, Trauma/PTSD, Education/Personal Development, Life
Populations Served
ACOA (Adult Children of Alcoholics), Children of Divorce, Military/Veterans, Step Families, College Students
Membership Organizations
HelpPro.com
Age Groups Served
Adolescents (13-17), Young Adults (18-25), Adults (26-59)

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Ms. Carol Peterson
Carol Peterson
(816) 361-3088
8080 Ward Parkway Suite 155
Kansas City, MO
Credentials
Credentials: MSW, LCSW
Licensed in Missouri
31 Years of Experience
Problems Served
Bipolar Disorders, Interpersonal Relationships, Parenting Issues, Psychoses/Major Mental Illness, Stress, Trauma/PTSD, Life Transitions
Populations Served
Disabled, Step Families, Chronic Illness
Membership Organizations
HelpPro.com
Age Groups Served
Children (6-12), Adolescents (13-17), Young Adults (18-25), Adults (26-59), Seniors (60 +)

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Richard Martielli
(314) 452-1628
W. Argonne Dr.
Kirkwood, MO
Services
Individual Psychotherapy, Anxiety Disorder (e.g., generalized anxiety, phobia, panic or obsessive-compulsive disorder), Behavioral Health Intervention involving Primary Care, PostTraumatic Stress Disorder or Acute Trauma Reaction, Mood Disorder (e.g., depression, manic-depressive disorder)
Ages Served
Adolescents (13-17 yrs.)
Adults (18-64 yrs.)
Older adults (65 yrs. or older)
Education Info
Doctoral Program: St. Louis University
Credentialed Since: 2010-11-17

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Mr. Brian Fidler
(417) 627-9601
Applied Psychological ServicesCharleston Court
Joplin, MO
Specialties
Relationship Issues, Depression, Trauma and PTSD, Dissociative Disorders
Qualification
School: John Brown University
Year of Graduation: 2009
Years In Practice: 2 Years
Patient Info
Ethnicity: Any
Gender: Male
Age: Adolescents,Adults
Average Cost
$60 - $110
Payment Methods
Sliding Scale: Yes
Accepts Credit Cards: Yes
Accepted Insurance Plans: Humana

Mrs. Cindy Lungstrum
(417) 895-9705
Trinity Life Counseling725 Highview
Joplin, MO
Specialties
Loss or Grief, Trauma and PTSD, Spirituality, Bipolar Disorder
Qualification
School: Missouri State University
Year of Graduation: 2001
Years In Practice: 10 Years
Patient Info
Ethnicity: Any
Gender: All
Age: Toddlers / Preschoolers (0 to 6),Children (6 to 10),Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13),Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19),Adults,Elders (65+)
Average Cost
$90 - $150
Payment Methods
Sliding Scale: Yes
Accepts Credit Cards: Yes
Accepted Insurance Plans: Aetna

Carol A. Westmoreland
(636) 282-9977
24 Kroeck Rd.
Arnold, MO
Services
PostTraumatic Stress Disorder or Acute Trauma Reaction, Individual Psychotherapy, Crisis Intervention or Disaster Intervention, Behavioral Health Intervention involving Medical Conditions/Disorder, Couples Psychotherapy
Ages Served
Older adults (65 yrs. or older)
Adults (18-64 yrs.)
Education Info
Doctoral Program: Forest Institute of Professional Psychology
Credentialed Since: 1999-06-24

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Ms. Elizabeth Hunter-Blank
Elizabeth Hunter-Blank, LLC
(816) 582-3877
4104 Central
Kansas City, MO
Credentials
Credentials: LCSW, LSCSW
Licensed in Missouri
25 Years of Experience
Problems Served
Anxiety/Panic Disorders, Depression, Grief/Loss, Interpersonal Relationships, Physical Illness/Impairment, Stress, Trauma/PTSD, Life Transitions, Attachment Disorders, Women's Issues
Populations Served
AIDS/HIV+, Caregivers, Chronic Illness, Cancer Patients
Membership Organizations
HelpPro.com
Age Groups Served
Young Adults (18-25), Adults (26-59)

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Linda M. Joslyn-Bishop
(816) 756-0684
4400 Broadway
Kansas City, MO
Services
Mood Disorder (e.g., depression, manic-depressive disorder), PostTraumatic Stress Disorder or Acute Trauma Reaction, Family Psychotherapy, Individual Psychotherapy, Stress Management or Pain Management
Ages Served
Adolescents (13-17 yrs.)
Adults (18-64 yrs.)
Older adults (65 yrs. or older)
Education Info
Doctoral Program: University of Kansas
Credentialed Since: 1979-08-30

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Overview on Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

Disorders - Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
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The national Institute of mental health states that post traumatic stress disorder is one of the five most recognized types of mental disorders. PTSD was originally identified as a post war syndrome due to the number of returning military veterans having this condition.

It's interesting that many mental health care professionals consider stress disorder, an illness, condition or disorder at all. It seems that if a person who had experienced a very disturbing, unsettling or emotional event was NOT affected by it, they should be considered the one with a mental disorder.

Post traumatic stress is associated with experiencing a potentially life-threatening situation, either directly or by proxy. A good example of this is the collective traumatic stress experienced by the United States Just after the World Trade Center Bombing. The people inside the buildings were naturally affected. PTSD however, expanded out and affected not only the whole city of New York, but many people throughout the country

Stress disorder can be characterized as an emotional roller coaster. The fear and shell shock feeling a just going through a significant life threatening event can be devastating. These events may include being directly in a physically dangerous situation, such as a fire, automobile accident is or even natural disaster such as an earthquake or hurricane.

Other situations such as physical assault, rape, mugging, threats in your life, along with personal property assault such as thefts and breaking into your home can all lead to post traumatic stress....

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