Category: TRAUMA

Trauma articles and blog posts on Mind Body Thoughts

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9 Agonizing Reasons I Hated PE Class

9 Agonizing Reasons I Hated PE Class

In school, physical education class (PE Class) was not my friend. In fact, I hated PE class. Some may love it, but don't count me as one of [...]
Normal Or Abnormal –  Sexual Abuse Is Devastating

Normal Or Abnormal – Sexual Abuse Is Devastating

Where do I start trying to describe the sexual abuse and inappropriateness that I experienced? It was pervasive in my house, from downright [...]
Normal Or Abnormal – Explosive Rage And Domestic Violence

Normal Or Abnormal – Explosive Rage And Domestic Violence

Explosive rage was an everyday occurrence from my dad. Domestic abuse was sprinkled in at random times. You could call it a war zone, but it [...]
Normal Or Abnormal – Agonizing Pet Abuse

Normal Or Abnormal – Agonizing Pet Abuse

Unfortunately, pet abuse was all too normal in my house. Growing up, my pets were very important to me but were not treated well around my famil [...]
Paralyzed In A Trauma Therapy Session

Paralyzed In A Trauma Therapy Session

If you have read my book, Overcoming A Mysterious Condition, you will know that I was paralyzed from conversion disorder. However, the first time I [...]
My Painful Cellular Memory

My Painful Cellular Memory

If you don't think our cellular memories are strong, let me share a story from yesterday. I was going through my old journal in preparation fo [...]
Triggered By Ants

Triggered By Ants

How on earth can anyone be triggered by ants? I'm not talking so much about ants outdoors, but the ones you find indoors. Yes, I realize they h [...]
Body Activation Release

Body Activation Release

One of the most misunderstood concepts in the mind body connection is body activation release. Everyone seems to think they understand this but [...]
What Does Healing From Trauma Or Child Abuse Mean To You?

What Does Healing From Trauma Or Child Abuse Mean To You?

On Twitter I asked the question, "What does healing from trauma or child abuse mean to you?" When I was first starting out on my healing journey [...]
Thank You For Trusting Me

Thank You For Trusting Me

When I left Dr. Canali's office after the last session, he gave me a hug. I told him, "Thank you for being there for me." He replied, "Thank y [...]
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