Adam Young

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There are few things that inspire me more than the ability to cut to the core of an issue within the context of helping those who’ve been impacted by trauma. Meet my guest, Adam Young. Adam wastes no time in this interview cutting sharing his story and the passion which fuels the work he does with both couples and individuals.


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Adam is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in the states of Colorado and Georgia and holds Master degrees in Social Work (Virginia Commonwealth University) and Divinity (Emory University). He’s completed extensive training with The Allender Center, including the Certificate Program and Externship Program, and is also the host of The Place We Find Ourselves podcast.

The Quote

 Subtle sexual abuse–or covert sexual abuse–is a real thing, that does significant damage, but often goes unnoticed by clinicians.
–Kenneth Adams

 In This Episode

Laurel Parnell. Attachment-focused EMDR
Kate Hudgins. Courage is Fear That Has Said Its Prayers

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