In my never ending quest to be on the cutting edge of approaches to working with people navigate through troubled waters of substances and trauma, I recently went through the training and now can facilitate individual or group settings for Seeking Safety. You will see SS mentioned in the following story from the Department of Veteran Affairs.
The Link between PTSD and Substance Abuse/Addiction
About 50-66 percent of those who suffer from PTSD also battle simultaneous addiction, and the reverse is also true, TIME reports. People who suffer from PTSD are between two and four times more likely to also battle addiction than their peers who do not also struggle with PTSD, the journal Clinical Psychology publishes.