When working to overcome many of life’s challenges or to change an unhealthy behavior our final category of why we may not feel ready for such a change is the sense of lack of safety. This is often experienced as a sense of fear or lack of sense of safety when considering how life will be as the desired change unfolds. Whether we are trying to lose weight, release resentment, put ourselves out there in our business etc., a felt sense of not being safe may emerge through body sensations, procrastination, avoidance, shutting down and more. Our past experiences “wire into” our nervous systems parameters for what feels safe vs threatening. Through a polyvagal/trauma informed lens we explore this most important final category of source of psychological reversals.
Here’s the podcast episode on the overview of psychology reversal/secondary gains.
When EFT Doesn’t Seem to be Working Episode 42 | 23 October 2022
Targeting Back Pain with EFT Tapping Episode 41 | 11 October 2022
Integrating EFT and Polyvagal Theory Episode 40 | 27 September 2022
The 3 Biggest Legal Mistakes EFT Practitioners Make Episode 39 | 28 August 2022
What is “Trauma Dumping” and How It Could Be Related to the “Trauma Pull” Phenomenon Episode 38 | 9 August 2022