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Where do I go next?

Hello fellow headbangers and non headbangers.

It’s been a while huh? Or at least it feels that way as Winter often does. Slowly crawling through the cold dark nights until the faster warmer energy of Spring hits. 791 more words


The Gift of Desperation

First let me start by saying that I’ve been there. I’ve had the thoughts and the sleepless nights, the nightmares and every thing else that comes with it. 1,623 more words

When tears turn into pearls: Post-traumatic growth following childhood and adolescent cancer

My next contribution to Research Digest. Enjoy reading!

It’s hard to imagine a crueller fate than when a child receives a diagnosis of an illness as difficult as cancer. 190 more words

Post-traumatic Growth (PTG)

“Post-traumatic growth could take five different forms: finding personal strength, gaining appreciation, forming deeper relationships, discovering more meaning in life, and seeing new possibilities.”
— Sherly Sandberg…

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Navigating the Journey

“I believe that you can have post-traumatic growth. You can find greater meaning.” Sheryl Sandberg

I read the above quote in the article, “Finding Strength in Great Loss” from the May 2017 issue of… 165 more words

Time for Change

I have been Russell James Pyle all my life. Russ, RJ, Russell, Russell Sprouts, Roos. I’ve gone by a lot of names. My first two solo recordings were under the moniker Russell James Pyle, for what reason I don’t know. 458 more words

Mental Health

Trauma Recovery: A Heroic Journey

Heroism Science, Volume 2, 2017

By Brenda Keck, Lisa Compton, Corie Schoeneberg, Tucker Compton


Trauma survivors who choose to enter into trauma recovery may be viewed as individuals embarking on a hero’s journey. 146 more words