Are You Suffering Physical and Emotional Injuries from a Motor Vehicle Accident?
Motor vehicle accidents (MVAs) are the leading cause of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).
It is normal to feel a flood of emotions, including shock, guilt, grief, helplessness, confusion, and fear, immediately following a car accident. However, with PTSD, these feelings don’t go away over time and can actually get worse.
After an accident, common physical symptoms of Car Accident Trauma include:
PTSD caused by MVAs and other traumas is a serious mental health problem
If you’re struggling with any of symptoms listed above, please contact our office.
After you book an appointment, we’ll work together on a plan to help you regain control over your life. It is possible to:
Getting medical care and treatment after a crash
If you’ve been in a crash, you may need medical care. ICBC Accident Benefits help you access the services you’ll need to recover, no matter who is responsible (at fault) in the crash.
The care and treatment process
Here’s an idea of the medical care and treatment process if you’re injured in a crash.
How does your Motor Vehicle Accident trauma therapy service work?
***ICBC Changes***April 1, 2019, under the updated 28.1 (Insurance (Vehicle) Act), if your accident occurred from April 1st, onwards, you will be pre-approved for counselling sessions without a doctor’s referral if you come in within 12 weeks of the motor vehicle accident. You have 12 weeks to utilize up to 12 sessions from the date of the accident.