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The Negligence of "13 Reasons Why"

“13 Reasons Why.”

The Selena Gomez – produced Netflix show that remade the YA fiction novel by the same name.

The topic? Teenage Suicide.


The “13 Reasons” refer to the 13 cassette tapes the victim, Hannah, left behind, explaining why each of the 13 people on the tapes were to blame in why she took her own life. 930 more words

Recovery

Are You Trying To Get Grandma To Eat?

My wife and I have cared for both our Mothers at the end of their lives. We were “on the job” for almost 20 years. One of the constant challenges of caring for an older person is making sure that they get enough of the right kind of food. 370 more words

Mindful Monday - A Karmic Flow Student's Perspective on Mindfulness

For this Mindful Monday segment, I wanted to spotlight my brilliant student, Katrina. Katrina has been working with me for almost two months and is currently battling anorexia nervosa. 459 more words

Mindfulness

How to Help Yourself in Recovery

We all know that you have to save yourself. Your parents aren’t going to do it for you, your therapist isn’t, your best friend isn’t either. 191 more words

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The Very Hungry Caterpillar

It’s been a while since my last blog post. So, hello again! I hope life’s been good to you. Life has thrown lots of good things my way over the last nine months. 1,034 more words

Into The Light

Forward & back in recovery

Questions:

When did I start perceiving my body as the enemy?

When did I objectify it and decide that it was something to be brought in line, tamed, punished, manipulated to look like something different than it was designed to look? 1,188 more words

Recovery

She's winning I'm failing 

I hate being a burden. I hate being a failure. I hate my life. I hate anorexia. I hate this all.
I’m a burden a massive burden and that’s the one thing I don’t want to be. 349 more words

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