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Outcomes for Treatment?

Are you able to share any numeric results with me? For example, of everyone that goes through this program, how many experience positive outcomes? Do these outcomes last after six month, one year, etc? After treatment, what is the plan? How do you make sure that people end treatment in an ok place? Dear____, I […]

Dreams?

Are there any resources that provide guidance on what to do with dreams pre or post ITR? There isn’t anything that has been written specifically about dreams in the ITR Method but I can tell you how I address them. (This would be a good topic for a blog.) I approach a dream being as […]

The Silent Scream

My continuing search for telltale characteristics of adult victims of infant surgery without anesthesia suggests two that are expressed in literature and art. These adults seem to live “a life of quiet desperation” as quoted from Thoreau’s Walden (1854) and descriptive of the person’s unconscious (nonverbal) dire expectancy of doom. The second relates to the […]

Infant Surgery Without Anesthesia

Anyone now 32 years or older who had major surgery as a baby is at risk for chronic posttraumatic illness because the surgery was probably done without anesthesia, which was the custom in most hospitals prior to 1987. Abdominal surgery for pyloric stenosis and chest surgery for congenital heart problems were the most common forms […]