The holidays are a good time to set boundaries. That’s because there are a lot more demands coming from all directions, said Meredith Janson, MA, LPC, a relationship expert and therapist in private practice in Washington, D.C. 868 more words
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Something I hear all too often from other abuse survivors is that they feel disgusting. Having been sexually abused makes us feel repulsive. People of all ages from every stage of healing have encountered this feeling at some point, and it may very well come up again and again. 515 more words
There are important warning signs — knowing them could save someone close to you.
It started out like any other Friday Fall morning. The foliage was slowly turning to stunning yellows, reds and oranges. 822 more words
A lot of people have gotten this idea — myself included — that a diagnosis for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is pretty easily obtained. I’ve been led to believe this by media hype about the “overdiagnosis” of ADHD. 739 more words