Mental health therapy offers invaluable support to families confronted with a Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) diagnosis. Facing such news can be emotionally overwhelming, but therapy provides a secure environment for family members to openly discuss their emotions, fears, and worries.
Through counseling and guidance, therapy equips families with coping strategies, enhances communication, and nurtures resilience as they embark on this challenging journey. Additionally, it serves as a platform for educating family members about DMD, its progression, and available resources, enabling them to make well-informed decisions regarding their loved one's care.
In summary, mental health therapy empowers families to navigate the complexities of DMD with a deeper understanding, unity, and improved emotional well-being.
Alternative therapy for mental health, when traditional clinical therapy is not preferred, offers a holistic approach to well-being. These non-conventional methods encompass a range of practices. They often focus on addressing mental health issues by promoting relaxation, self-awareness, and emotional healing. Many individuals opt for alternative therapies due to personal preferences or concerns about the potential side effects of medication. While they may not replace clinical therapy in severe cases, alternative approaches can complement traditional treatment and enhance overall mental well-being, ultimately fostering mental resilience and balance.
At this time we are only offering the Alternative Therapy Chrysalis Grants to adult applicants.
Havening therapy, an alternative approach to emotional
well-being, offers several potential benefits. By using touch and visualization techniques, it aims to reduce the impact of traumatic memories, alleviate stress, and improve overall mental health. This therapy may empower individuals to let go of painful emotions, fostering a sense of calm and resilience. While its effectiveness is a subject of ongoing research, many people find it helpful in managing anxiety and trauma-related issues
Psyche - K
Psyche-K is a unique modality developed by Rob Williams, is a mind-body technique that facilitates personal growth and change. It focuses on reprogramming limiting beliefs stored in the subconscious mind by using muscle testing and belief statements. Through this process, individuals can quickly and effectively shift their thought patterns and overcome various emotional or psychological challenges. Psyche-K is recognized for its potential to promote positive changes and is often used to enhance self-belief, improve relationships, and achieve personal goals.
Rapid Transformational Therapy
Rapid Transformational Therapy (RTT) is a cutting-edge therapeutic approach designed to bring about swift and lasting changes in individuals. Developed by Marisa Peer, RTT combines techniques from hypnotherapy, cognitive-behavioral therapy, and neuro-linguistic programming. By accessing the subconscious mind, it helps uncover and reframe deep-seated beliefs and emotional patterns, often addressing issues like anxiety, phobias, and self-esteem. RTT's emphasis on uncovering the root causes of problems makes it an effective method for creating profound and rapid transformation in one's life.