EMDR & Hypnosis for Trauma & PTSD

Apr 18, 2020

Transforming Possibilities - Mental Health Services

Welcome to Transforming Possibilities, where we provide high-quality mental health services specializing in EMDR & Hypnosis for trauma and PTSD. As one of the leading practitioners in New York, Susan H Dowell, LCSW, BCD, is dedicated to helping individuals overcome the debilitating effects of trauma and find healing and renewed possibilities in their lives.

Understanding Trauma and PTSD

Trauma refers to events or experiences that are deeply distressing and can have a lasting impact on an individual's emotional and psychological well-being. Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is a specific mental health condition that can develop after a traumatic event. Symptoms of PTSD may include flashbacks, nightmares, intrusive thoughts, hypervigilance, and avoidance of triggers related to the trauma.

The Benefits of EMDR & Hypnosis

EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing) and hypnosis are evidence-based therapeutic interventions that have shown great success in treating trauma and PTSD. EMDR involves the use of bilateral stimulation, such as eye movements or tapping, to assist in the processing and integration of traumatic memories. Hypnosis, on the other hand, utilizes a focused state of consciousness to access the subconscious mind and create positive changes in perception and behavior.

About Susan H Dowell, LCSW, BCD

Susan H Dowell, LCSW, BCD is a highly experienced and licensed clinical social worker with a specialization in trauma and PTSD. With a compassionate and empathetic approach, Susan tailors her therapy sessions to meet the unique needs of each individual. Her extensive training in EMDR and hypnosis combined with her deep understanding of trauma allows her to effectively guide clients towards healing and transformation.

Why Choose Transforming Possibilities?

At Transforming Possibilities, we take pride in providing exceptional mental health services to individuals seeking relief from trauma and PTSD. Our approach is rooted in evidence-based practices and a client-centered approach, ensuring that each person's unique experience is honored and supported throughout their healing journey. We believe in the inherent resilience and strength within each individual, and our goal is to empower them to tap into their inner resources and transform their possibilities.

Our Comprehensive Services

We offer a range of comprehensive services designed to address various aspects of trauma and PTSD:

  • Individual therapy sessions: We provide one-on-one therapy sessions tailored to the individual's specific needs, using a combination of EMDR, hypnosis, and other evidence-based modalities.
  • Group therapy: Our group therapy sessions create a safe and supportive environment for individuals to connect with others who have experienced similar trauma, fostering a sense of community and understanding.
  • Educational workshops: We offer educational workshops that provide valuable information on trauma, PTSD, self-care, and resilience-building techniques.
  • Supportive resources: Our website and online resources provide additional support, including articles, self-help tools, and recommended reading materials.

Contact Us

If you or someone you know is struggling with trauma or PTSD, we encourage you to reach out for support. To schedule an appointment or learn more about our services, please contact us at (insert phone number) or email us at (insert email address). We are here to assist you on your journey to healing and transformation.


Please note that the information provided on this website is for educational purposes only and should not be used as a substitute for professional medical or mental health advice. If you or someone you know is in crisis, please seek immediate professional help or call emergency services.

Brendad Parsons
I had no idea how effective EMDR & Hypnosis could be when it comes to trauma and PTSD. I'm glad I stumbled upon this article. It's great to know that there are professionals like Susan H Dowell who are dedicated to helping people heal and thrive.
Nov 12, 2023
Bill Chaplin
This article offers valuable insights on EMDR & Hypnosis for trauma & PTSD.
Nov 8, 2023