Neurobiology of Developmental Trauma: Practical Applications for Counselors with Mary Vicario and Carol Hudgins-Mitchell
Carol Hudgins-Mitchell and Mary Vicario were special guests on The Thoughtful Counselor to discuss how developmental trauma affects the brain, using neurobiology to build resilience and practical applications for everyday practice.
The APA citation for this episode:
Miller, R. (Producer). (2017, March 8). Neurobiology of Developmental Trauma: Practical Applications for Counselors with Mary Vicario and Carol Hudgins-Mitchell [Audio Podcast]. The Thoughtful Counselor. Retrieved from
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