The path to the Gethsemane Garden area at the A'nesis Counseling Center
Trauma Resolution for Christians
If you are a Christian looking for detailed information to resolve trauma from your past go to this page.
Read this article by Bessel Von der Kolk.
Many pastors and well-meaning Christians are unable to help us sort out the impact of past trauma. While these well-meaning people have their hearts in the right place, the invalidation one experiences when they reach out for help, sometimes makes recovery worse. I was once told to "go home and get over it." This did not help, but only made me withdraw and become more isolated.
When people we trust or rely on the most hurt us, it causes damage at the very root of who we are. Many times abuse takes place during childhood and can cause emotional or spiritual problems well into adulthood. Trudy has the necessary understanding and experience to help abuse victims take the bestpossible steps for their situations.
Abuse Counseling-Sexual Abuse
According to the NIMH, one in three women will be sexually abused by the time they are nineteen years old. One in six men will be sexually abused by the time they are nineteen years old. The secret of sexual abuse can permeate every fiber of ones being and influence how a person responds to every aspect of their everyday life. If you have this secret, an A'nesis Counseling Sabbatical is your hope for freedom. Come away to this secluded place to face your fears.
Divorce is a staggeringly stressful event. Divorce can create or cultivate grief, guilt, anger, confusion, fear, shame, anxiety, or other intense feelings. Concern for "the kids" is another source of intense stress. Regardless of the exact circumstances, divorce is never a clean solution.
Relationship Recovery for Christian Women
TRUDY TALKS ABOUT RELATIONSHIP RECOVERY IN THIS VIDEO.
Trudy has extensive knowledge and experience helping women recover from destructive, abusive and/or manipulative relationships. Because Trudy has walked this journey herself, her heart is towards women needing to recover from the devastation of being yoked in hurtful and toxic relationships. Her unique program for recovery will bring results and move you to a new season of health. Trudy is extremely knowledgable about trauma bond relationships and the recovery process involved. Read her published article here.
Recovery for Voluntary Pregnancy Termination (abortion)
Recovering from the choice to voluntarily terminate a pregnancy can be a long journey. (abortion) Many professionals, lay counselors and pastors are uninformed on how to walk a person with this issue as part of their past through the difficult process of grieving and resolving the loss. It can be embarrassing or shameful to go to someone locally to share your secret abortion. Trudy Johnson is one of the most knowledgeable experts in our nation on the topic of grief after abortion. You need only mention to family or friends you are attending a personal retreat near Nashville. Lodging is available in this exclusive and confidential setting.