Bergen County Psychotherapist
Header

Author Archives: riziharris

Trauma Resulting from Pelvic Floor Dysfunction

October 18th, 2012 | Posted by riziharris in Uncategorized - (0 Comments)

Pelvic floor dysfunction is a serious and life-altering medical condition recognized by very few physicians. Most individuals suffering from this painful and debilitating condition go from doctor to doctor trying to find some relief from the often excruciating symptoms. This condition can affect every aspect of an individual’s life and can make sufferers feel as … Read more

Raising a Child with Special Needs

October 18th, 2012 | Posted by riziharris in Uncategorized - (0 Comments)

Giving birth to a child with special needs begins a process of grief over the loss of a dream–a life with a typical and healthy child. Parents must go through an intense grieving process after their “different” child is born before they can move into a phase of acceptance. There are no right or wrong feelings–people feel what they … Read more

Bereavement

October 18th, 2012 | Posted by riziharris in Uncategorized - (0 Comments)

Grief or bereavement is often thought of as a time-limited process with a beginning and an end. After experiencing a loss whether after a death, divorce or the birth of child with special needs, people are told to move on with their lives or “just get over it already.” Many people become angry with themselves for not … Read more