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
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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
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
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
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. 1,104 more words