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Struggling to Recover from Religious Trauma?

Religious trauma refers to the psychological and emotional harm caused by religious beliefs, practices, or communities. It can result from experiences such as indoctrination, spiritual abuse, exclusion from a faith community, or changes in religious belief.

Discover Your Path to Healing

At Tempest Counseling, we offer neuropsychology, somatic therapy, and cognitive behavioral therapy to help you heal from religious trauma and reclaim your life.

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Religious Trauma Therapy With Tempest Counseling

At Tempest Counseling, we understand that recovering from religious trauma involves addressing deep emotional wounds and rediscovering a sense of belonging. Our compassionate approach integrates neuropsychology, somatic therapy, and cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) to support your healing journey.

Step 1: Creating a Safe Space

Healing begins in a safe, judgment-free environment where you can openly share your story, establishing trust and understanding.

Step 2: Understanding Your Religious Trauma

Our therapists help uncover the unique aspects of your religious trauma, pinpointing sources of guilt, shame, and fear to guide our therapeutic strategy.

Step 3: Integrated Healing Approach

We use neuropsychology to explore how religious trauma has impacted your brain and behavior. Somatic therapy bridges the mind-body connection, helping you become aware of physical sensations linked to religious trauma and releasing stored tension. Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) addresses negative thought patterns, helping you develop healthier coping mechanisms and a positive outlook.

Step 4: Rebuilding Community and Belonging

Healing from religious trauma includes grieving the loss of your former community. We help you process this grief and guide you in establishing new, supportive connections, fostering a renewed sense of belonging.

Throughout this process, our therapists remain committed to supporting you at every step, ensuring you feel validated and empowered as you heal.

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Why Choose Tempest Counseling for Religious Trauma Therapy?

Specialized Expertise

Our therapists specialize in religious trauma counseling, bringing extensive experience and a deep understanding of the unique challenges faced by individuals in this area. We are dedicated to providing expert care that addresses both the psychological and emotional aspects of religious trauma.

Relatable and Compassionate Care

Many of our therapists have personal experiences that resonate with the struggles of religious trauma. This relatability enhances our ability to connect with you on a deeper level, offering empathy and insight that comes from a place of genuine understanding.

Proven Results with Evidence-Based Tools

We utilize evidence-based therapeutic modalities such as neuropsychology, somatic therapy, and cognitive behavioral therapy. These approaches are proven to be effective in treating trauma and promoting long-term healing, ensuring you receive the highest standard of care.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is online therapy as effective as in-person therapy?

Absolutely, research has consistently shown that online therapy can be as effective as in-person therapy. In fact, some clients report they find it more comfortable to express themselves from their own private space.

How long will therapy take to see results?

The duration of therapy varies depending on individual needs and progress. 91% of clients start to notice improvements within the first 30 days, but lasting change typically requires ongoing work over several months.

What can I expect in a therapy session?

In therapy, you can expect a safe and non-judgmental environment where you can openly discuss your experiences. Your therapist will use a combination of neuropsychology, somatic therapy, and cognitive behavioral therapy to address your unique needs and promote healing.

How do I know if my therapist is a good fit?

Ensuring that your therapist is a good fit is crucial for effective therapy. At Tempest Counseling, we offer a complimentary consultation to help you determine if our therapists align with your needs and comfort level. During this session, you can discuss your concerns, ask questions, and get a feel for our approach. We are committed to your well-being, and if at any point you feel that your therapist is not the right fit, we are more than willing to connect you with another therapist who may better suit your needs.

Will my insurance cover online therapy?

We accept many types of insurance, including Aetna, Optum, United, Cigna, Oscar, and Oxford. If your insurance is out of network, ask about our fee reduction program that works with your out of network benefits to reduce your out of pocket costs by up to 80%.

Is online therapy private and confidential?

Absolutely. Confidentiality is our priority. Our video-conferencing technology uses end-to-end encryption, ensuring that your sessions are always private and secure.

What Others Are Saying About Tempest Counseling

"I've spent years working with other counselors, and Tempest Counseling has helped me more in our first session than years elsewhere. They are so effective, I can't recommend them enough."
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"My counselor made me feel comfortable from the start which was very important to me. He is a great listener and gave me the feedback and guidance that I desperately needed. I feel more at peace and I am forever grateful."
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"My counselor is very personable, and has a clear and practical approach. I feel he has been instrumental to my personal growth and has been able to help me. I'm glad to have found him."
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How Do I Get Started?

Schedule Your Free Consultation.​

Begin by scheduling a free video consultation at a time that works for you.

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Discuss Your Unique Needs.​

In your consultation, you and Thomas will discuss the right strategy for your unique needs, get connected with resources that you can immediately use, and determine the best approach to counseling.

Healing On Your Own Time.​

Meet with your counselor regularly at your own pace, in the comfort of your own home.

What You Need, When You Need It.​

At your first session, you will be set up with the Breakthrough Accelerator app. Your counselor can assign interactive tools, exercises, and meditations based on what you are working on in your sessions, significantly increasing how quickly you begin to see results.