loader from loading.io

225: When It's Time For Trauma Therapy + When It Isn't with Dr Odeyla Gertel Kraybill

Therapy Chat

Release Date: 04/17/2020

249: Transformation Through Adversity with Dr. Suzy Ross show art 249: Transformation Through Adversity with Dr. Suzy Ross

Therapy Chat

Thank you to this episode's sponsor, TherapyNotes. Get a 2 month free trial of TherapyNotes by going to and using the promo code TherapyChat. Welcome back to Therapy Chat! In this week's episode, recorded prior to the start of the pandemic, host Laura Reagan, LCSW-C interviews Dr. Suzy Ross about experiencing transformation through adversity.   Dr. Suzy Ross is the Coordinator of Recreation Therapy at San Jose State University in California. Her primary research examines the underlying archetypal pattern of personal transformation and is the subject of her book, “The Map to...

info_outline
248: Clinical Hypnotherapy For Performance Anxiety with Elisa Dinapoli show art 248: Clinical Hypnotherapy For Performance Anxiety with Elisa Dinapoli

Therapy Chat

Thank you to this episode's sponsor, TherapyNotes. Get a 2 month free trial of TherapyNotes by going to and using the promo code TherapyChat. Welcome back to Therapy Chat! In episode 248, host Laura Reagan, LCSW-C interviews Scotland and New Zealand-based clinical hypnotherapist and hypnotherapy coach Elisa DiNapoli. Elisa is a musician and performer who loves helping fellow performers overcome performance anxiety with clinical hypnotherapy. If you've wanted to learn more about hypnotherapy, you will want to listen in to this episode, which was recorded back in January, 2020 before the...

info_outline
247: Gentle Self Care From An Ayurvedic Perspective with Gracy Obuchowicz  show art 247: Gentle Self Care From An Ayurvedic Perspective with Gracy Obuchowicz

Therapy Chat

Thank you to this episode's sponsor, TherapyNotes. Get a 2 month free trial of TherapyNotes by going to and using the promo code TherapyChat. Welcome back to Therapy Chat! Today host Laura Reagan, LCSW-C speaks with Gracy Obuchowicz about self-care from an ayurvedic perspective.  Gracy Obuchowicz is a Washington, DC-based group facilitator, retreat leader and self-care coach. She helps overwhelmed professionals find a deeper work/life balance and live their way into real purpose with strength and ease. Honest and nurturing, Gracy creates healing communities all over the world that...

info_outline
246: Understanding The Process Of Trauma Therapy with Dr Gretchen Schmelzer show art 246: Understanding The Process Of Trauma Therapy with Dr Gretchen Schmelzer

Therapy Chat

Thank you to this episode's sponsor, TherapyNotes. Get a 2 month free trial of TherapyNotes by going to and using the promo code TherapyChat. Welcome back to Therapy Chat! Today host Laura Reagan, LCSW-C revisits her conversation with Gretchen Schmelzer, PhD about her book Journey Through Trauma: A Trail Guide to the 5-Phase Cycle of Healing Repeated Trauma. Gretchen Schmelzer, PhD is a licensed psychologist, trained as a Harvard Medical School Fellow. She is a trauma survivor, who has worked for twenty-five years with the complex issues of trauma, integration and behavior change across...

info_outline
245: Trauma, Attachment, Compassion + Yoga In Therapy with Deirdre Fay show art 245: Trauma, Attachment, Compassion + Yoga In Therapy with Deirdre Fay

Therapy Chat

Thank you to this episode's sponsor, TherapyNotes. Get a 2-month free trial of TherapyNotes by going to  and using the promo code TherapyChat.  Welcome back to Therapy Chat! In today's podcast host Laura Reagan revisits an earlier episode speaking with Deirdre Fay, MSW, LICSW, who integrates trauma and attachment theory with yoga and meditation in embodiment.  The work she does arises out of her life. What she knows is grounded in her own healing as well as rigorous training as a psychotherapist looking for answers and ways to help others navigate the...

info_outline
244: Surprising Sources Of Childhood Trauma From Family Origin - With Sharon Martin show art 244: Surprising Sources Of Childhood Trauma From Family Origin - With Sharon Martin

Therapy Chat

Thank you to this episode's sponsor, TherapyNotes. Get a 2-month free trial of TherapyNotes by going to  and using the promo code TherapyChat.  Welcome back to Therapy Chat! In today's podcast host Laura Reagan revisits an earlier episode speaking with Sharon Martin, LCSW. Sharon is a licensed therapist, counselor, and mental health and wellness writer based in San Jose, CA. She has spent 20 years providing counseling, therapy, and clinical supervision. Sharon has built a specialized private practice that reflects her belief that you matter, and you can...

info_outline
243: Chronic Illness & Trauma  show art 243: Chronic Illness & Trauma

Therapy Chat

Welcome back to Therapy Chat! In today's podcast host Laura Reagan revisits her conversation with Dr. Veronique Mead on chronic illness and trauma.  Dr. Veronique Mead integrates the research on adverse childhood experiences (ACEs), attachment trauma and additional types of adversity as risk factors for autoimmune disease and other chronic illnesses. She shares this emerging new paradigm of disease on her blog Chronic Illness Trauma Studies to inform people living with chronic physical conditions and educate medical and health care professionals. Veronique draws from her background as a...

info_outline
242: Childhood Trauma + Our Physical + Mental Health With Dr. Gabor Mate show art 242: Childhood Trauma + Our Physical + Mental Health With Dr. Gabor Mate

Therapy Chat

Welcome back to Therapy Chat! In today's podcast host Laura Reagan revisits an earlier episode speaking to Dr. Gabor Maté. Dr. Maté is the co-founder of Compassion for Addiction, a new non-profit that focuses on addiction. He is also an advisor of Drugs over Dinner. As an author, Dr. Maté has written several bestselling books including the award-winning In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts: Close Encounters with Addiction; When the Body Says No: The Cost of Hidden Stress; and Scattered Minds: A New Look at the Origins and Healing of Attention Deficit Disorder, and co-authored Hold on to Your Kids....

info_outline
EP241: The Primal Wound Of Adoption + Eco Therapy With Any Sugeno show art EP241: The Primal Wound Of Adoption + Eco Therapy With Any Sugeno

Therapy Chat

Welcome to episode 241 of the Therapy Chat Podcast with host Laura Reagan, LCSW-C. This week's episode features two previous fascinating conversations with Amy Sugeno, LCSW, PLLC. Amy explains that Eco Therapy can take many forms, including animal-assisted (for example, canine and equine) therapies, wilderness therapies, walk and talk therapy, horticulture therapy and clinical eco-therapy in an office, as well as many other possibilities. She explains that this is a depth-oriented type of psychotherapy which can be very powerful. Amy describes how she conducts an eco-therapy session what to...

info_outline
240: Childhood Emotional Neglect: What Is It + How Does It Impact Relationships? With Dr Jonice Webb show art 240: Childhood Emotional Neglect: What Is It + How Does It Impact Relationships? With Dr Jonice Webb

Therapy Chat

Welcome back to Therapy Chat! In this week's episode host Laura Reagan, LCSW-C revisits two of her favourite conversations with Dr Jonice Webb.  Dr. Webb has been a licensed psychologist since 1991, and has worked in a variety of different settings over the course of her career, including a psychiatric emergency service and substance abuse programs.  She has been the Director of several large outpatient clinics.  For the past eight years, she has been enjoying her private practice in Lexington, Massachusetts, specializing in the treatment of couples and families. Dr. Jonice Webb...

info_outline
 
More Episodes

In this week's episode, host Laura Reagan LCSW-C interviews guest Dr. Odelya Gertel Kraybill. Odelya is a highly experienced trauma therapist and trainer who has worked with survivors of trauma all over the world. In this discussion you will hear:

- What we must do for self-care during a time like this - tips we can share with our clients as well


- When to do trauma therapy and when to do crisis intervention/Psychological First Aid


- What many therapists don't realize about how we need to work differently during the current crisis


- Odelya describes her Expressive Trauma Integration framework and the elements of her approach to crisis work, which is most appropriate for our current time.

Dr. Odelya Gertel Kraybill, Ph.D., LCPC, ACS has worked as a consultant and trauma therapist for the UN and NGOs around the world. A Fulbright scholar, she conducted research in the Philippines, Lesotho, and Israel, that led to the development of Expressive Trauma Integration (ETI), an integrative approach to trauma treatment. She has led workshops, taught, and presented in the U.S., Canada, Lesotho, South Africa, Japan, China, Philippines and South Korea. She is a graduate adjunct faculty member at the George Washington University art therapy program and is widely recognized as a blogger on stress and trauma on Psych Central. Kraybill uses the ETI approach in providing consultation, training, supervision, psychotherapy, and e-consultation. She also maintains a private practice for survivors of developmental and complex trauma.

Thank you to this episode's sponsor, TherapyNotes. Get a 2-month free trial of TherapyNotes by going to www.TherapyNotes.com and using the promo code TherapyChat. 

Thank you to Doxy.me for sponsoring this week's episode of Therapy Chat. Doxy.me is an easy to use, HIPAA compliant telehealth platform that is available in free and paid versions. Get $50 off a paid account by going to doxy.me and putting in the code THERAPYCHAT.

Resources

https://www.eti.training/

Check out Odelya's webinars for clinicians and clients here: https://www.eti.training/webinars

Therapists can join Odelya's sustainability Facebook group here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/ETI.Sustainability/

Leave me a message via Speakpipe by going to https://therapychatpodcast.com and clicking on the green Speakpipe button.

Thank you for listening to Therapy Chat! Please be sure to go to iTunes and leave a rating and review, subscribe and download episodes. You can also download the Therapy Chat app on iTunes by clicking here.

Podcast produced by Pete Bailey - https://petebailey.net/audio