Trauma Archive

5 Truths for Parents

Here are some truths I often tell to the middle aged gal in the mirror. She tends to need straight-forward, blunt talk to gain the clearest understanding. Too many words, while well-meaning, and often

Do you have a child from a “hard place?”

Sometimes when connected parenting strategies are suggested, parents come back with, “But my child isn’t traumatized.” Honestly, connected parenting is probably the best parenting for all children, but that’s a conversation for another day.

Weekend Reading | Jun. 24

Below is a collection of various blog posts meant to encourage, inspire or educate. Grab a steaming mug of hot liquid this weekend and steal away to a quiet corner for some quick reads.

Weekend Reading | May 13

Below is a collection of various blog posts meant to encourage, inspire or educate. Grab a steaming mug of hot liquid this weekend and steal away to a quiet corner for some quick reads.

Weekend Reading | Apr. 29

Below is a collection of various blog posts meant to encourage, inspire or educate. Grab a steaming mug of hot liquid this weekend and steal away to a quiet corner for some quick reads.

Trauma and Learning

We finally feel like we have some good answers with regards to our [daughter’s] learning issues. Had a psychological, emotional and intelligence testing done. She has great working memory–can hold a conversation with you with

Weekend Reading | Mar. 4

Below is a collection of various blog posts meant to encourage, inspire or educate. Grab a steaming mug of hot liquid this weekend and steal away to a quiet corner for some quick reads.

Weekend Reading | Feb. 19

Below is a collection of various blog posts meant to encourage, inspire or educate. Grab a steaming mug of hot liquid this weekend and steal away to a quiet corner for some quick reads.

Don’t Let Trauma Fool You

********* Background: I make eggs for my son probably 5 days a week while he sits less than 6 feet away facing the stove. Son (as I’m making his eggs this morning): Mom, can I watch

Weekend Reading | Jan. 22

Below is a collection of various blog posts meant to encourage, inspire or educate. Grab a steaming mug of hot liquid this weekend and steal away to a quiet corner for some quick reads.