Trauma Therapy & PTSD Treatment

You aren’t feeling “normal” anymore. Trauma may have changed your world, but it doesn’t have to define your life forever. Below you’ll find a description of all of the trauma therapy our therapists offer at Sheltering Oaks Counseling. When you’re ready to schedule your session, please click the ‘Schedule Today’ button to connect with us and get the process started. We’d be honored to walk with you through your journey of healing and restoration.

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Facing Past Difficulties – Who Do We Support With Trauma Therapy?

Many of us have had a difficult, even traumatic past. There are hurts in our lives that we just don’t always know how to move forward from. Sheltering Oaks Counseling offers trauma therapy for teens & adults struggling with many issues. We use PTSD treatment that works for trauma therapy in the Tampa, FL area. These issues often include traumas from:
  • abuse
  • addiction
  • the early loss of a parent
  • parents’ divorce and/or remarriage
  • a parent with borderline personality disorder
  • a traumatic event like a natural disaster, crime, or accident

Trauma Therapy for Teens and Adults

You have very specific needs to help heal from your past. Our caring, professional trauma therapists get it. We work with many teens and adults who have a difficult person or event in their background. Usually, those clients see unhealthy or unhappy patterns in their lives now that seem to be connected to someone or something in the past. Our therapists will help you in a personalized way. 

The Sheltering Oaks Counseling Approach to Trauma Therapy and PTSD Treatment in the Tampa, FL Area

For our trauma counseling clients, we want to make sure safety and respect are felt early on. Trauma is not a one-size-fits-all experience, and trauma treatment isn’t either. Our clients know that we are here for you, walking together for healing. Our trauma therapists work with those clients to see the patterns more clearly. And, to begin changing the way they relate to themselves and others in their lives now.
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Clients who benefit from trauma counseling or PTSD treatment include those with:

  • The early loss of a parent
  • Parents’ divorce & remarriage
  • Abuse
  • An addicted family member
  • A narcissistic parent or sibling
  • A parent with Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Experience of a traumatic event like a natural disaster, crime, or accident


Hope and Healing is Possible with Trauma Therapy and PTSD Treatment in Wesley Chapel, FL


Trauma does not have to define your life forever. What happened to you is not your fault. We are here for you, with professional, caring counselors who are prepared to hold your pain. By now, we hope you know that there is hope and healing is possible. Trauma therapy near Tampa and PTSD treatment in Wesley Chapel can help you heal. Why not get started today?


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If you have an inclination that you might need to talk with someone, do it. Counseling is a perfectly normal and valuable experience that benefits many people. Is it time for you to get help and feel more connected in your relationships?

Ready to Schedule an Appointment for testing or therapy?

We know how difficult it can be to take the first step to ask for help. You also may have questions! Our team of mental health professionals are available to help you through this process. Call today and we will get you scheduled with one of our therapists or testing psychologists. If you have questions before you begin, we're here to answer questions about therapy, testing, our counselors, or anything else. Please fill out the form below and we’ll be in touch with you soon!

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Other Mental Health Services at Sheltering Oaks Counseling

Your family may need help in more than one way. At Sheltering Oaks Counseling, we want to meet the mental health needs of every member of your family. Therefore, we offer a number of  mental health services at our Wesley Chapel, FL based therapy clinic.  For example, our therapists offer Christian counselingcounseling for young adults, therapy for cancer survivors and trauma therapy. We also have marriage counseling, family therapy, play therapy, and counseling for ministers. Not only can we help you in our Tampa area counseling offices, but we can also work with you anywhere in the state with online therapy in Florida.

Additionally, we offer several types of testing services, including neuropsychological testing, ADHD testing, psychoeducational evaluationGifted testing, and more. Finally, our specialty services for veterans and parents as IEP advocates can help you too! We would love to connect when you are ready to reach out.


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