Making Sense of Trauma

Tools for Responding to Freeze

Introduce interventions that can be used with a child or adolescent who is dissociated/in freeze. Key Points: You first need to be connected to your own body and connected to the present to assist another in freeze. Freeze is a normal and adaptive response to distress. You assist the child or youth by connecting them […]

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