Breaking free of the affects of the past takes time. My goal is to offer hope.
Whose fault/responsibility is my life? Mine or someone else's?
Words can change the world or destroy it.
Just who is Shirley J. Davis?
What changes occur in the brains of people who live with DID?
An important work by Dr. Bessell van der Kulk
I have risen like a Phoenix from the flames that made me who I am. This is my personal story.
We seldom consider the fight therapists go through in their personal lives to keep their lives separate from the horror they encounter when dealing with highly traumatized clients. This article was published in the The Journal of Traumatic Stress Disorders and Treatment looks at this subject and tries to draw conclusions about the effect dealing [...]
Therapists listen and help, but what about THEIR mental health?
Okay, I've officially gone around the bend!
Very interesting paper on amnesia (losing time).
A scholarly paper on shame.
I write a blog about life and trauma, why?
Death is inevitable, so why not live?
Words shape who we are as humans. Using them wisely is an enormous responsibility.