Treating Trauma: More integration needed between medical and behavior health docs
Originally published on February 19, 2018 by Marissa Ghavami
Read Healing TREE Founder Marissa Ghavami’s article for Kentucky Medical News in which she shares some of her story and encourages integration between the trauma, mental health and medical fields.
Had I walked through the doors of your practice a decade ago, and met you again today, I do not believe you would recognize me. The young woman with body aches, seizures, hair loss, sleep disturbances, flashbacks, cystic acne, intrusive thoughts, severe anxiety, depression and suicidal idealization was a far cry from who I am today.