Lacy talks with Dr. Genovese, Chief Medical Officer for Acadia Healthcare, the largest standalone provider of behavioral health care in the U.S., about trauma’s impact on the brain and what we can do about it. Part 1 of this conversation focused on trauma’s impact on the brain and practices that support resiliency when you experience trauma. In this second part of the conversation, Dr. Genovese outlines symptoms of post-traumatic stress and shares effective psychological therapies for trauma – from talk therapies and EMDR to somatic experiencing. Dr. Genovese says there are many options for us to try as we seek to heal from trauma. Taking the first step is an act of courage and your HealthSelect of Texas insurance plan provides coverage for mental health treatment.
Mental Health Resources:
HealthSelect of Texas Virtual Mental Health Visits
HealthSelect of Texas Mental Health Information
2022 Virtual Wellness Fair Mental Health Toolkit