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The Prodigal Son...Cancels?

I would consider myself a fairly decent mom, even pretty good at predicting my children’s trauma-based actions. Not this time. I entirely missed the mark. 972 more words

Family

Can I have a box for that please?

I’ve been engrossed in a book called Attached that is, slowly but surely, shaking up my equilibrium. It’s also become a catalyst to remembering a number of things that have been firmly lodged in my subconscious. 423 more words

A Life That Feels Good

Book review: If the Foundations Be Destroyed...What Can the Righteous Do?

Sunday I was feeling sick, so I stayed in bed and read or slept most of the day. I finished reading a fascinating book titled… 1,332 more words

Inner Life

The childhood origins of narcissism.

This is a very informative video explaining how narcissism develops during childhood.

Part One: "HeartSync" -- a psycho-spiritual treatment for trauma and attachment disorders.

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This article will be in two parts.

This part is a brief overview of HeartSync and how it works. The second part will be about my personal experience in Chapel Hill over the past four days.   2,278 more words

The Black Stallion

If you’ve never seen this film, do so, for it will teach you something plain about the wild or the traumatized, human or not. I saw the film when it first came out, in 1979 when I was a newly emigrated child, feeling like child actor Kelly Reno looked in this film: dumbstruck and wide-eyed, trying to adjust to a new life. 799 more words

Dear Teacher

Dear Teacher:

I don’t want your unsolicited advice on how to handle my kid at home.  No offense intended, but here’s why:

  • She has a plethora of therapists/doctors already working on her care that know a lot more about her diagnosis and treatments, and have decades of training in these fields.
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Attachment Disorders