Trauma Counselling Covered by ICBC
If you were involved in a Motor Vehicle Accident (MVA), even if you are fully responsible for a collision, you may be able to get your counselling sessions covered by ICBC.
Modern Therapy works directly with ICBC and will help you to get counselling sessions coverage so you can get specialized ICBC trauma therapy in Vancouver.
If you re experiencing symptoms such as anxiety, fear of driving, flashbacks, sleep problems, trouble with concentration, feelings of sadness, depression, anger or other PTSD symptoms you are eligible for counselling sessions, fear of driving, talk to your doctor and get referral for ICBC counselling.
Why You Need To See A Counsellor After a Car Accident?
At Modern Therapy, we understand how a traumatic event has an impact on your physical, emotional, and mental health. We recognize how the aftermath after an incident can hugely impact many areas of your life.
The healing process requires time but most importantly, the compassionate support of experienced professionals who can guide you through the complexities of your recovery. Addressing psychological and emotional issues and physical traumas helps the body heal faster.
This is why we have therapists on our team who offer trauma therapy counselling through ICBC. Our specialization and experience working with incident trauma help us to stand out among ICBC counsellors.
If You Had A Minor Incident
Even if you weren’t harmed physically, the body still reacts to pain which shows up as symptoms of psychological distress and fears. This is a normal response of the body to a traumatic event and you just need some time to recover, however, with the right strategies and support, a period of your recovery can be shortened greatly.
Our Approach to Therapy for Traumatic Events
Our therapy clinic is proud to offer modern therapeutic approaches that are both effective and tailored to your unique healing process. Our team of counsellors offers an integrative approach that blends evidence-based therapies.
Every person’s experience with trauma is unique. We develop a personalized treatment plans that address your individual needs. This is why we combine various therapeutic approaches that are well known in the therapeutic community as effective therapies to heal trauma.
We offer a holistic approach to healing. We go beyond addressing trauma symptoms and focus on your overall well-being. We will help you to understand what’s going in your brain after a traumatic event, we will offer and practice with your strategies to build resilience, we will share with you techniques for stress management. We will help you to find compassion to yourself, and guide you to rediscover balance and peace in your life.
What Are Effective Therapies For Incident Trauma?
One of the prominent and successful approaches is EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing) to help you to reduce symptoms and heal from accident trauma. We also offer EFIT (Emotionally Focused Individual Therapy) to help you with your thoughts and emotions related to trauma. As well as EFT (Emotionally Focused Therapy) and Gottman Method therapies that ensures your ability to seek out support and keep connected to the resources you need.
You can also get coverage for couples therapy if the symptoms you are experiencing are affecting your relationships.
Why To Chose Modern Therapy for ICBC-funded Trauma Therapy?
- We have expertise on all kind of trauma. Our therapists are specializing in supporting you in healing many kinds of trauma, including incident traumas. In our approached to trauma treatment we are focused on deep changes that last.
- Direct Billing with ICBC. We talk directly to ICBC on your behalf. We communicate directly to your claim specialist, request more sessions if needed, and bill directly ICBC for your sessions.
- We offer mix of in-person and online therapy. This is the way to ensure that we meet your needs for recovery.
Would You Offer Other Helpful Resources?
Yes, we all offer support beyond the therapy room. We will share with you tools and educational resources for trauma recovery.
EMDR For Reducing Symptoms Of PTSD
After an incident, you may suffer from both acute and post-traumatic stress disorders (PTSD).
Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) therapy is considered as one of the effective treatment of PTSD. Special EMDR protocol is used to quickly stops the fight, flight freeze response that is being activated when you think of the incident.
If you experience anxiety, depression, fear of driving or fear of being a passenger, strong feelings such as anger when you see a car approaching or you just have an urge to run away. You might notice you have shallow breathing, the tension in the body or upset stomach. EMDR therapy calms the amygdala in the brain that is our alarm center causing survival response of fight, flight and freeze. It’s fast and effective. Clients can get relief quickly and their symptoms can often be treated in fewer than 10 sessions.
Study on EMDR therapy for PTSD after motor vehicle accidents.
Check other therapists who work with ICBC.
What’s The Next Step
Any person with recent ICBC claim is automatically pre-approved for counselling sessions, however they have to be taken within the 12 weeks following the accident.
If you registered your incident with ICBC, contact counsellor immediately to start counselling treatment.
If you have older claim, a doctor’s note and an approval for counselling sessions from the claim specialist is required.
Talk to us, after we get your claim number and contact information of your claim specialist and the lawyer we can start the approval process for counselling sessions.
Healing begins with a single step, and we’re here to guide you with compassion and professionalism. Reach out to us to book a free 15-minute consultation or to schedule your first therapy session. At Modern Therapy Counselling & Coaching, you’ll find not just therapists, but allies committed to walking with you towards a future where trauma doesn’t your life anymore.
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