Alone | Anorexia, Dissociative Identity Disorder & PTSD
When you look at the statistics for anorexia, 1 in 100 girls have it and 10% die from it.
~ Beverly Searle
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Beverly Searle – Discusses nuances of healing Anorexia, Dissociative Identity Disorder [DID], PTSD, and Depression. She reports: “When you look at the statistics for anorexia, 1 in 100 girls have it and 10% die from it: with many years of therapy and still having issues, what a difference this therapy will make in the world.”
At the moment Beverly is finishing an evidence-based research project with a Ph.D. student investigating the use of her My Envisioned Mind [EM] process on people who had experienced trauma at work. Preliminary results show there was up to an 80% improvement in 10 hours of EM therapy.
In this CBJ/157 Episode, she discusses how she connected a 70-year-old personality theory from Assagioli to the latest trauma research (Bessel van der Kolk, Harvard University), and coalesced those insights to develop a 9 step process which has helped many with Dissociative Identity Disorder, P.T.S.D, Anorexia [and other eating disorders], and depression. Her unique process is called My Envisioned Mind.
Listen carefully as it sounds like an evolved form of Guided Imagery. Let us know what you think in the comments below.
Websites & Selected Books:
- http:// www.myenvisionedmind.com – Beverly’s Website
- What Doctor’s Don’t Want You To Know About Anorexia – Searle – Global Amazon Link
- Psychosynthesis: A Collection of Basic Writings – Assagioli – Global Amazon Link
- The Act of Will – Assagioli – Global Amazon Link
- Why Can’t You Just Eat? A Look Inside The Mind – Eating Disorders – Lagasse – Global Amazon Link
- The Divided Mind: The Epidemic of Mind Body Disorders – Sarno – Global Amazon Link
- The Body Keeps Score: Brain Mind & Body – Healing of Trauma – Van der Kolk – Global Amazon Link
Beverly’s Book Drawing
What Doctor’s Do Not Want You To Know About Anorexia
Multiple CBJ Guests Address Mind and Body & Recovery
- CBJ/mindset – Multiple guests on rethinking thinking for targeted self-management
- CBJ/vets – Multiple guests discuss PTSD, and trauma recovery
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Thanks, Beverly, for your thoughtful observations on these challenging disorders that often prove so hopeless to those who suffer.
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