I can say what happened to me now.
I've inherited trauma from my Jewish ancestors who lived through horrific antisemitism.
Maybe it means that I am too sensitive, but I don’t think our brains were made to take in this much all the time.
Our old Facebook posts are often like time capsules, reminding us of both the good and bad times in our lives.
Trauma changes everyone, but it's hard to cope
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Coming out looks different for everyone, and for me, it means that I had to be wise about who I trust with information about my sexuality.
I love my man, I hate his touch.
I didn't want to sacrifice my academic career, so I put up with his abuse.
It dealt with the mental health of teenagers without invalidating their feelings.
Monsters don’t hide under your bed, they make themselves perfectly comfortable on top of it.
After experiencing sexual assault, I often avoided touching others - but this lack of human contact led me to experiencing skin hunger.