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C-PTSD, PTSD, Past Abuse, Self Care and Intimate Relationships

If you have come from a history of any kind of mental abuse, then you are carrying some psychological damage with you, all the time. There is rarely anyone to talk to about it who really wants to listen to you. 1,130 more words

Mental Illness

Racing Heart

Dear Therapist,

Yesterday We had a session and I told you about my struggle with the demands that come from parts that I do not want to act upon. 232 more words

Dissociative Disorder

So who is he? And what happened?

So, in reality, what can we learn about Andreas and this mystery?

It certainly seems that his story captured imagination – but was this empathy for our fellow man; a good mystery; a desire for the supernatural and the unknown; a malicious need for details about another person’s tragedy? 743 more words


Do not tell me
Your boundaries
Are for me.

Do not tell me that it is safer,
More normal.

Do not tell me that I will grow into them, 249 more words


Dear T,

I’m reading a book called ‘The Girl With All the Gifts’. Different to what I’d usually read but good so far. 

I need to share this with you. 1,137 more words

In the Beginning...

A child was born December 14, 1966, a bouncing baby girl, weighing in at about 5 pounds, just a little thing.  Her mother, 17 years old, and nicely said, ill-equipped to take care of such a young little thing on her own.   410 more words

Borderline Personality Disorder

The Mental Health Writers Guild

I’m pleased to announce that I am now a proud member of the Mental Health Writers Guild.

This marks the beginning of a sharper focus for my blog. 80 more words

Robert Goldstein