In my private practice, I will often hear people referring to their painful patterns as “trauma”, or their pain as Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). However, I can’t actually sense that specific signature in their system.
And sometimes, the reverse happens; someone will tell me about their “problem” as if it’s just a silly challenge they’re having a hard time navigating, but I can sense it is active trauma or even PTSD. I can see the signatures of something much more acute than what they are describing.
I think that it helps to have it spelled out very clearly. So here are some basics to consider.
Dysfunction is a conditioning or toxic pattern. It is felt as a dark, painful pattern that triggers fear. Continue reading…