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Post Traumatic Stress Disorder A.K.A My Mashed Brain

When I was little my teeny tiny, not icy at the time, heart had gone through too much to handle. So my big strong brain decided to protect my heart, and began to hide memories that made it sad. 524 more words


A lesson in family support and lack thereof

My father was diagnosed with cancer this summer. He has been attending radiation and chemotherapy at Princess Margaret Hospital. He has an inner circle of support, but I am on the outside of it. 590 more words

Bipolar Disorder

Oh, My Mole and other things

I never planned on posting as often as I do. I never thought I would have that much to say. But apparently I have more to say than I thought. 378 more words

Complex PTSD

Floatation Therapy

Submitted  September 3, 2015

Through research floatation therapy has shown  to elicit a reduction in pain and stress (Bood et al, 2006). This is good news for those with post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).   639 more words


Sexual Assault in the Military

Villines addresses the topic of sexual assault in the military noting 2 in 5 women experience sexual trauma.  Check it out at http://www.goodtherapy.org/blog/study-finds-2-in-5-military-women-experience-sexual-trauma-0831152

News And Updates

Sep 1 Happy Days 1, 2 & 3

Dear Geri,

I decided to start documenting when I have a very good day and numbering them so when I look back I can see how many of my days are actually happy. 373 more words

My Best Friend

After that exercise that I posted yesterday, I think I need to take a day or two to rest from reading the book. Get my bearings and whatnot. 305 more words

Complex PTSD