I’ve been talking to people about my life story for many years now. Recently I have begun trying to find someone who would be interested in writing a book and then a screenplay about my experiences. I think the true story of a person who lives with dissociative identity disorder would make one hell [...]
Enjoy the beauty around you, after all, you only get one life.
I am facing my forty-year graduating class anniversary dinner in August. Such an event usually causes people to look forward to speaking with and seeing the people with which you went to school. For me the prospect brings back memories and emotions that are not lovely. I can remember moving to Illinois from [...]
Have you ever wanted to know just of what a "repressed" memory is and how it is formed?
Can Mental Health Disorders be Cured? There is Hope!
Whose fault/responsibility is my life? Mine or someone else's?
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.
Men who were sexually abused as children, a helpful publication.
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?
Very interesting paper on amnesia (losing time).
A scholarly paper on shame.