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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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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

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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Sujatha Ramesh
(314) 302-0196
7750 Clayton, # 204
Clayton, MO
Services
Family Psychotherapy, Individual Psychotherapy, Psychological Assessment, PostTraumatic Stress Disorder or Acute Trauma Reaction, Problem Related to Abuse or Neglect (e.g., domestic violence, child abuse)
Ages Served
Adolescents (13-17 yrs.)
Adults (18-64 yrs.)
Children (3-12 yrs.)
Languages Spoken
Hindi,Tamil
Education Info
Doctoral Program: University of Southern California
Credentialed Since: 2006-01-30

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Ms. Bonnie Benson
Bonnie E. Benson, LCSW
(816) 756-2773
9233 Ward Parkway, Suite 112
Kansas City, MO
Credentials
Credentials: LCSW
Licensed in Missouri
23 Years of Experience
Problems Served
Depression, Trauma/PTSD, Women's Issues
Membership Organizations
HelpPro.com

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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

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

Ms. Diane Bailey
Diane P. Bailey MSW/LCSW
(417) 569-2398
2021 S. Waverly 3830 S. Queens Court
Springfield, MO
Credentials
Credentials: MSW/LCSW
Licensed in Missouri
20 Years of Experience
Problems Served
Addictions/Substance, Trauma/PTSD, Dual Diagnosis
Populations Served
ACOA (Adult Children of Alcoholics)
Membership Organizations
HelpPro.com
Age Groups Served
Adults (26-59)

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Deborah B. Kukal
(417) 885-5446
1256 S. Sugar Hill Place
Springfield, MO
Services
Stress Management or Pain Management, Behavioral Health Intervention involving Medical Conditions/Disorder, Individual Psychotherapy, PostTraumatic Stress Disorder or Acute Trauma Reaction, Psychological Assessment
Ages Served
Adults (18-64 yrs.)
Older adults (65 yrs. or older)
Education Info
Doctoral Program: University of Missouri - Kansas City
Credentialed Since: 1987-04-03

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MaryLee Jennings
(573) 429-3837
1500 N. Westwood Blvd.
Poplar Bluff, MO
Services
Biofeedback, Anxiety Disorder (e.g., generalized anxiety, phobia, panic or obsessive-compulsive disorder), Behavioral Health Intervention involving Medical Conditions/Disorder, PostTraumatic Stress Disorder or Acute Trauma Reaction, Psychological Assessment
Ages Served
Adults (18-64 yrs.)
Older adults (65 yrs. or older)
Education Info
Doctoral Program: Wheaton College
Credentialed Since: 2007-07-09

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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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