In this powerful installment of the "You Are Not Alone" series, we delve deep into the intricate world of trauma responses. Join us as we explore the four most common reactions to trauma: Fight, Flight, Freeze, and Please.
👊 Fight: Unleashing Inner Strength
Discover the warrior within as we discuss the "Fight" response to trauma. Learn how individuals draw upon their inner strength to confront challenges head-on, empowering themselves to reclaim control and resilience.
🏃♂️ Flight: Escaping the Shadows
Explore the instinctive "Flight" response, where individuals seek safety and distance from traumatic experiences. Understand the dynamics of avoidance and the importance of creating environments that nurture healing.
❄️ Freeze: Navigating Stillness and Survival
Dive into the "Freeze" response, where individuals may find themselves immobilized in the face of trauma. Uncover the reasons behind this instinctive reaction and gain insights into navigating stillness while on the path to recovery.
🙏 Please: Seeking Connection and Support
Explore the often-overlooked "Please" response, where individuals instinctively reach out for connection and support. Learn the significance of building a strong support system and fostering interpersonal connections to aid in the healing journey.
Join us on this compassionate exploration of trauma responses, understanding that everyone's journey is unique. You are not alone, and there is strength in acknowledging and embracing the various ways individuals respond to trauma. Together, let's foster a community of understanding, empathy, and healing. Remember, healing is a journey, not a destination. 💙 #YouAreNotAlone #TraumaRecovery #EmpathyAndUnderstanding
Victoria Wejko is Mrs. Cayuga County