Trilogy Blog

Trauma-Informed Care and Substance Use Treatment

Posted by Shawna Flavell on Fri, Oct 10, 2014 @ 03:11 PM

Last month, Regina Moffett, Certified Recovery Support Specialist and Trilogy advocate, was the keynote speaker at the National Council for Behavioral Health’s Trauma-Informed Care Learning Community for Addictions Programs kick-off conference in Baltimore, MD. Her presentation, The Intersection of Trauma and Addictions: A Trauma-Informed Recovery, focused on Trilogy’s trauma-informed approach to addiction treatment.

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Tags: recovery, trauma-informed care, trauma, mental illness, mental health, IDDT, substance abuse, national council for behavioral healthcare, Cheryl Sharp, peer specialist, mental illness awareness week

Women Who Inspire In Mental Healthcare

Posted by Shawna Flavell on Fri, Mar 28, 2014 @ 11:14 AM

The role women have played in our understanding of mental illness has evolved greatly over centuries, from the ancient Greek belief that hysteria was a symptom of a “wandering uterus” to women’s roles in developing some of the most broadly used, evidence-based treatments for mental illness in use today.

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Tags: recovery, mental illness, mental health, advocacy, Cheryl Sharp, women's history month

Healing From Trauma

Posted by Shawna Flavell on Fri, Mar 07, 2014 @ 11:59 AM

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Individual trauma results from an event, series of events, or set of circumstances that is experienced by an individual as physically or emotionally harmful or threatening and that has lasting adverse effects on the individual's functioning and physical, social, emotional, or spiritual well-being.

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Tags: recovery, trauma-informed care, trauma, behavioral healthcare, national council for behavioral healthcare, Cheryl Sharp, peer specialist, WRAP