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Positive effects of Post-traumatic Stress Disorder. Seriously?

Post-traumatic Stress Disorder is a ‘challenging’ (difficult) diagnosis to live with, and hard work to heal from. The symptoms seem ‘irrational’ and you may feel like you are ‘going crazy’ at first. 715 more words

Personal Experience

Post-Traumatic Growth

A great joy that comes from working along side of people undergoing therapy is the privilege of sharing in their personal growth. To be able to join with another in a deeply personal way allows a truly unique and deeply gratifying human experience. 408 more words


Erasing My Eating Disorder

In high school, I gripped the fat on my stomach and stretched it thin until I could feel the hard, protruding bones of my ribcage. I sat in the basement of my house and flipped from the pages of my Algebra textbook to the threads of pro-anorexia blogs. 856 more words


Something Unpredictable

Song Memory: Green Day, Time of your life.

Splash checks his watch thingy, we’re at 14,000 ft. The plane puts me on edge with its unhealthy splutter. 369 more words

Find Your Tribe and Move On

My last post was a reminder of all the years I’ve dreaded the holidays. It’s not just tragic or life-changing events during this time of year that make many people feel that dark cloud of depression. 153 more words

Post Traumatic Growth