20 years ago CDC research on childhood trauma, called ACEs, showed survivors lead shorter sicker lives. Why aren’t we preventing it?
Workplace pests upsetting you? Do you know about Idiopathic Mutual Irritation? Louise Penberthy will give advice to all of us on how to deal with both.
I came from a really poor household. I pulled my family out of extreme poverty. Then my boss raped me, life fell apart, but I recovered.
Disclosing abuse; what does the child experience? What does the parent experience? And how can you help your child cope with the trauma?
Trauma recovery can be tough, but massage can help. It can play a big part in the process of getting better. We’re discussing trauma, recovery, and massage.
Would you recognize the signs of child abuse if you saw them? Would you know what to do? Here’s what you need to know
There are women therapists and women therapists who embrace feminist theory. Meet one expert who thinks the time has come for feminist counseling
Bullying is a reality in many children’s lives. But there are things parents can teach their kids to empower them that don’t involve violence.
Why does noone talk about traumatized kids being raised by traumatized parents? Should complex trauma play a role in adoption?
I got tired of feeling bad tings. Then I got tired of feeling. Then I got better, and I want others to, too.
If a child discloses sexual abuse to you, it could change both of your lives. But a little knowledge can make you into the person an abused child needs.
98% of women in abusive relationships do not to leave due to a lack of money. Abuse does not stop there because the children are also in harm’s way.
What happens to kids who are taken away from a safe parent and handed to an abuser because of the Custody Court Crisis? Listen to a courageous kid’s story
Trauma informed care is a crucial ingredient to fighting ACEs, one that is commonly missing. What is it, and how do we ensure doctors provide it?
Depression is a serious illness, and there are things we don’t entirely understand about it. But the good news is that it can be overcome.
How do you keep difficult conversations from becoming arguments or worse? Learn some tips from an expert in decision sciences.
Thinking small in the new year people can accomplish more of their goals with less weight on their shoulders.Thinking small in the new year memories last.
Life is stressful. Here are some situations to avoid and some remedies to keep you stress-free. They then live happy and healthy
Be a helper to make the world a safer place for people to live in. Be a helper to put smiles on people’s faces. These are easy tasks that don’t cost much.
There are simple things you can do that will make a big difference in your ability to make big life changes in 2018- or any time.
Learn about trauma, your brain on trauma, the relationship between custody courts and trauma, and what we can do about it.
How many Christmas presents have you bought this year? How many have you received? The best present we can give to anyone who has been abused is presence.
Experiencing trauma in childhood is common. Learn about the impact of trauma on children and what some experts are doing to help.
It’s important to keep calm and holiday on when you’re around a large group of family and friends. This blog post gives tips to keep calm and holiday on.
Therapy similar to acupuncture and acupressure gives people a release from chronic pain, emotional problems, addictions, PTSD, and physical diseases.