Do You Understand the Difference?

Whose fault/responsibility is my life? Mine or someone else's?

The Awesome Power of Words

Words can change the world or destroy it.

It’s Time for Therapist’s to Reexamine Their Thoughts on Their Client’s Ability to Get Well

Therapist's need to believe their client's can and will heal

I Refuse to be Undefined by Trauma

Just who is Shirley J. Davis?

The Neuropsychiatry of Dissociative Identity Disorder

What changes occur in the brains of people who live with DID?

Trauma and the Brain

An important work by Dr. Bessell van der Kulk

Rising from the Flames: My Story

I have risen like a Phoenix from the flames that made me who I am. This is my personal story.

Male Victims of Child Sexual Abuse

Men who were sexually abused as children, a helpful publication.

Amnesia Caused by Trauma

Very interesting paper on amnesia (losing time).

Shame in Adulthood

A scholarly paper on shame.

Why Do I Write About Dissociative Identity Disorder and Trauma?

I write a blog about life and trauma, why?

The Difficult Question, “Why?”

Why? The most basic question of all survivors of childhood trauma.

Dissociative Identity Disorder and Trauma

There are many articles online that speak about the formation of DID. This is only one of them.

Harvard Paper About DID

Real Information About DID from the Harvard Review

The Road Less Taken

Inspiration for moving forward in recovery comes from many places, even poetry. This is my story.