My mother used to send me to be with my father to get abused.
“I am 39 years old. Three years ago, I remembered I had been regularly sexually abused by my father from ages 2 to 5. My mother used to send me to be with my father to get abused as it would lessen his general hostility. When all these memories came to the surface, I was a filled with grief, anger, and devastation.” Read More »
Clare in Canada
Allergic to sunlight
“For as long as I can remember I have always been bothered by bright sunlight and seldom went outside without wearing sunglasses. Even on overcast days, if the sky was bright I wore sunglasses, and when driving at night I used night driving glasses to cut down the glare. This was not a problem to me, and certainly I had never considered needing treatment for it; it had not occurred to me.” Read More »
Not getting dessert made her feel like a “bad girl”
“In the excitement and demands of other changes in my life, I have been neglecting to tell you of a particular impact on me of some TAT work I did on May 9th. At the end of Tapas' May 8th-9th workshop, a few of us got together and decided to practice TAT on our own issues. I chose as my issue and my initial statement "It's so hard to eat only the healthy foods."” Read More »
Thousands lost their lives
“It has been a difficult time for the region of Central Java, Indonesia as the recent earthquake, which registered 5.9 on the Richter scale, struck recently on May 27, 2006. Thousands lost their lives, many more are injured and so many people lost their homes as well as their loved ones. My friend, a Yoga Teacher in Central Java, was not injured in the earthquake but was quite traumatized.” Read More »
...the tears and painful emotion were gone.
“During my first session with TAT, I experienced a long-standing, painful memory dissolve into a feeling peace and acceptance in a matter of minutes. The memory remained, but the tears and painful emotion that usually surfaced the moment I recalled this event, were gone. I knew I had found something really powerful.” Read More »
TAT is the most effective treatment to resolve trauma of any nature.
“I have recently completed a two week workshop for the military with a wonderful team consisting of Tapas, Sarah Bird, Dick Morrill, and Sara Arey. I initially had some hesitancy because I had some beliefs about the effectiveness of TAT mixed with some uncertainty. This was the first time I had presented TAT to the public in my home community.” Read More »
Harold McRae is a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and has been in Private Practice in Columbus, GA for 34 years.