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The Right Way

Who’s right
Who’s wrong
Who won
Who lost
Dwell on
And get absorbed
Break free
By following your own song

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Colloquium - Traumatisme des mémoires et mémoire des traumatismes. Autour de la guerre d'Algérie (11 octobre 2017, Paris)

The Société Franco-Algérienne de Psychiatrie organises a colloquium about ‘Traumatisme des mémoires et mémoire des traumatismes. Autour de la guerre d’Algérie’ that might be of interest to H-Madness readers. 1,060 more words


Why should I care? - 1: Homelessness

Homelessness has been a major core concern of my life in the last years, I would say probably the biggest one and one that I definitely want to further and develop into some sort of project. 1,608 more words


How unbearable it felt as a baby : insights into the power of abandonment depression.

I just read part of a reblogged post on someone struggling with deep sadness and fear of being excluded from her therapists life.  There was a sense that the person fell into the darkest hole with recognition and realisation of how powerful her unresolved longing was to be the one total focus of her therapist’s life and the agony of feeling cast out into the wilderness when it was revealed all so painfully that she was not. 784 more words

Emotional Recovery

TREATS Evaluation/Feedback 26/6/17

Summary of feedback for TREATS day 26th June 2017.

Welcome lecture

Very clearly laid out the day. Good. Excellent. Short: to the point. Clear plan for the day. 1,324 more words


Mercy? Self-Compassion?

“And what does the Lord require of you but to do justice, to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God?”  Micah 6:8

A simple calling that many of us aspire to practice in all our daily affairs.  1,247 more words


Pain Shouldn’t Be Romanticized

I’m falling apart, and it’s not the romanticized kind.

It’s not poetic or tragically beautiful or whatever the hell people naively think brokenness is. It’s when the apocalypse hits, and blinding light and foretold destruction rips the world and humankind apart in a matter of seconds – everything turning to rubble and smoke and death. 123 more words