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Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is a debilitating mental condition that can completely derail your life. It manifests with disturbing thoughts related to a traumatic event that happened a while ago. Sometimes the wounds of the trauma are so deep that you find it hard to function, and this is where therapy can help.

A licensed PTSD therapist can help you heal from traumatic events and regain a sense of calm and ease. Whether you are located in downtown Smyrna, the suburbs of Smyrna, other nearby places such as Marietta, Atlanta, or anywhere else in Georgia, Mental Health Match can help you easily find an experienced therapist or counselor who best meets your needs.

Symptoms of PTSD

PTSD presents in different ways depending on the individual. If you’re suffering from PTSD, you may experience symptoms such as:

  • Intrusive memories that manifest as nightmares, realistic flashbacks, or reactions to anything that reminds you of the traumatic event.
  • Increased reactiveness to external situations.
  • Mood changes including emotional numbness, hopelessness, and pessimism.

If you are wondering if you have PTSD, read this article for more information about PTSD symptoms.

It’s Never Too Late: Get Help for PTSD Today

A therapist who specializes in PTSD therapy can help you discover the source of your psychological stress and create a treatment plan to help you feel better. Use our free therapist matching tool to find a therapist today!

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work together to understand how your past experiences inform your present difficulties as well as your strengths. We will use this lens to develop new tools and strategies to generate momentum for sustainable change.

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I work collaboratively using an integrative approach that draws on mindfulness, cognitive behavioral, dynamic, and creative techniques. We work together to create a plan to help support healing in your thoughts, emotions, and interpersonal patterns.

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Feeling heard, validated, and more hopeful. You will have new ideas of ways to cope with stressors and new perspectives of negative life situations.


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Feeling heard, validated, and more hopeful. You will have new ideas of ways to cope with stressors and new perspectives of negative life situations.

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Christian counseling (as desired by the client), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Trauma informed therapy, Strength based counseling, and Brief solution focused therapy. Active listening, empathy, and providing new insight.

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Affinity is client directed, you determine goals and areas of growth. Let's begin creating new meaning with the experiences or emotions that hold you back. In our virtual space you will be offered empathy, compassion, and empowerment.


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Affinity is client directed, you determine goals and areas of growth. Let's begin creating new meaning with the experiences or emotions that hold you back. In our virtual space you will be offered empathy, compassion, and empowerment.

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Let's determine what is impactful for you. An Eclectic approach offers adaptability and versatility. Therapy is highly tailored to your individual goals. Eclectic therapy uses researched based interventions integrated from across many theories.

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We will explore past experiences, look at your boundaries and where changes may be helpful, work on helping you to trust yourself and communication skills to be able to express your needs and wants in a way that helps you feel confident.

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I want to help you decide what is right for you rather than what is “normal”. Session is a place where you can learn to contain intense feelings, be seen and your story witnessed, and develop a rich sense of self and personal agency.

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Mary Kate Veal
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Whether you have faced a life-altering event, or have worries about the future, I will guide and support you along the journey. Taking the first steps to begin therapy can be intimidating, but is an important move to make to become your best self.


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Whether you have faced a life-altering event, or have worries about the future, I will guide and support you along the journey. Taking the first steps to begin therapy can be intimidating, but is an important move to make to become your best self.

Something to know about my approach is:

My approach balances the emotional processing necessary to generate insights with the practical components of skill building to give all the benefits therapy can provide. I use a flexible integrative model to generate individualized treatment.

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