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For Sensitive Bodies and Sensory Overload: A Weighted Blanket

When I first spent time at Natchaug Hospital, at the time when Sharon Hinton, APRN, was still the director of nursing and it was a decent non-abusive hospital (in 2011 and 2012), I learned about weighted blankets and the amazing benefits to be gained from their use when stressed, upset, and in need of self-soothing or calming. 875 more words


Trauma Nurse Opening Requirements

A trauma nurse opening is in the state of Virginia and it is located in Falls Church. They want a full-time trauma nurse employee Monday-Friday that will do a minimum 40 hour per week. 332 more words


Trauma Nurse

Duties and Responsibilities:Trauma nurses carry enormous responsibility in high-stress environments and need to be of a very strong character. Trauma Nursing is a very demanding occupation, often requiring long hours, patience and a genuine concern for a patients’ well being. 85 more words

Recognizing Our Truth

I just finished reading about Jane Fonda’s revelation at the Rape Treatment Foundation’s event.  Her claim, in case you missed it, is that her mother’s suicide was in part due to having been sexually abused as a child.  681 more words


You wish that someone could understand, but they won’t…they can’t.  The only one who can ever get right inside your head is you, and you’re stuck there. 147 more words


The Disney Follow-Up Post

****TW**** This has pretty much the same trigger warning as the last blog post about D*sney, MC/pr*gramming, S*tanism, etc.  Subliminal messaging, television/movies/media is discussed.

Well, I already knew that there are tons of smarter people out there who should be writing blogs rather than (or at… 1,472 more words