Acute Stress Treatment

Across the world, stress continues to impact the lives of millions of people every single day.  Although stress is the body’s natural response to pressure and trauma, some forms of stress are much more severe.

For example, acute stress, or acute stress disorder as it is otherwise known, is a severe type of stress that impairs the lives of at least 33% of the global population.

Acute Stress Treatment

Encountered as a result of traumatic experiences such as assault, injuries, car accidents, trauma, chronic illnesses and the death of loved ones, acute stress requires treatment if it is to be appropriately managed.

Although acute stress treatment is required if an individual is to overcome the ramifications that come hand-in-hand, the number of people acquiring acute stress treatment is somewhat minute.

Sadly, when acute stress treatment is not sought, physical and psychological illnesses can arise.  Considering this, if you find yourself subject to acute stress, you must seek treatment as soon as possible.

 

Determining Whether You Require Acute Stress Treatment

Determining whether you require acute stress treatment can be difficult. However, various signs and symptoms will usually indicate that acute stress is taking its toll on your physical and psychological health.

If you are hoping to ascertain whether you would benefit from acute stress treatment, it is worth reviewing the physical and psychological symptoms outlined below.

 

Physical Symptoms Of Acute Stress

  • Headaches
  • Stomach aches
  • Digestive problems
  • Nausea
  • Chest pain
  • Heart palpitations

 

Psychological Symptoms Of Acute Stress

  • Irritability
  • Restlessness
  • Insomnia
  • Difficulty concentrating
  • Negative thoughts
  • Low moods
  • Bouts of sadness
  • Flashbacks
  • Anxiety
  • Paranoia

 

Acute Stress Treatment At Asana Lodge

At Asana Lodge, we create personalised acute stress treatment programmes for those hoping to overcome acute stress.

Although the treatment incorporated into our acute stress treatment programmes depends on many factors, we have provided insight into our acute stress treatments below.

 

Psychological Therapy

Psychological therapy is a highly effective form of treatment when considering acute stress. Many of the therapies incorporated encourage individuals to explore the factors that have caused acute stress to control their lives.

Typically, psychological therapy at our rehab includes cognitive behavioural therapy, grief, trauma and abuse counselling, Satori therapy, stress management and neuro-linguistic programming.

Regardless of the psychological therapy administered, you will be encouraged to participate in one-to-one and group therapy sessions.

 

Well-Being Therapy

At Asana Lodge, we take a holistic approach when it comes to treatment.  With this in mind, should you attend our rehab for acute stress treatment, well-being therapy will be incorporated into your treatment programme.

Often including yoga, meditation, mindfulness sessions, self-help sessions and acupuncture, well-being therapy will help you relax.  Well-being therapy will also equip you with resources that can be taken advantage of in the future.

 

Attending A Residential Rehab For Acute Stress Treatment

Should you decide to attend our residential rehab for acute stress treatment, you will be required to complete your treatment programme on an inpatient basis.

Although this may sound frightening, due to the intensity of our programmes, doing so is in your best interest.

Not only will completing your treatment on an inpatient basis ensure that you have the support and guidance you need at all times, but it will guarantee that you can relax and recuperate in a peaceful setting, away from the factors that may amplify the feelings and emotions you experience as a result of acute stress.

During your time in our residential rehab, you will have everything you need to overcome and manage your acute stress.  Our recovery support workers, psychologists, and medical team will go above and beyond to support you as you progress through acute stress treatment.

 

Contact Us Today

If you are ready to take the first step in reclaiming your life, please contact us today.

Our admissions team will offer you a wealth of information regarding acute stress treatment and will ensure that you can commence treatment as soon as possible.

 

Sources

https://www.therecoveryvillage.com/mental-health/acute-stress-disorder/related/asd-statistics/#:~:text=The%20general%20prevalence%20of%20acute,of%20trauma%20an%20individual%20experienced.

 

Our Acute Stress Treatment Frequently Asked Questions

We appreciate that securing acute stress treatment is often easier said than done.  We also know that you may have a wealth of questions regarding acute stress treatment.

With this in mind, we have shared answers to our acute stress treatment frequently asked questions below.

If you are unable to find the answers you need, please call our admissions team.

What Is Acute Stress Treatment?

Acute stress treatment is a highly beneficial and successful form of treatment that has helped many individuals across the world cope with stress encountered due to factors such as abuse, trauma, natural disasters, severe accidents and everyday challenges.

What Are The Different Acute Stress Treatment Options?

Acute stress treatments typically include psychological therapy such as cognitive behavioural therapy, well-being therapy such as yoga and medication. While the above treatments are typically administered when acute stress is present in an individual’s life, it should be noted that the treatment available for acute stress will depend on the facility that is attended and the severity of the condition.

How Does Acute Stress Treatment Help Individuals Struggling With Acute Stress?

As noted above, acute stress treatment helps many individuals struggling with acute stress as much of the treatment provided focuses on developing coping strategies. Armed with coping strategies, many find that they are able to navigate stressful periods of their life better. In turn, the side effects associated gradually alleviate.

Why Is Acute Stress Treatment Necessary?

If you find it challenging to manage the stress you encounter, acute stress treatment will assist in mitigating the overall ramifications that stress has on your life. Although you may not believe that acute stress treatment is necessary, if stress impairs your day-to-day life and general wellbeing, it is in your best interest to take advantage of the treatments provided for acute stress. Unbeknown to many, failure to secure acute stress treatment could see you faced with chronic stress and mental health disorders such as anxiety, depression and post-traumatic stress disorder.