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Tag Archives: Trauma
Government is responsible for trauma of 16,000 indigenous children removed from families between 1965 and 1984, judge said. Continue reading
The core experience of trauma is feeling disconnected and disempowered.
Ironic then, that so often our approach to mental health and the systems we build leave people feeling disconnected and disempowered. Continue reading
Trauma means Wound The word “trauma” means “wound”. Trauma is not the thing that happened but the effect left within us by our experiences of what happened. It can, though leave us experiencing life as if the thing that did … Continue reading
Trauma is not the thing that happened but, in fact, the effect left within us by our experiences
Bessel van der Kolk at bigthink.org offers a potted history of psychiatry and society’s difficult relationship with trauma. Psychiatry started as study of what were then deemed bizarre behaviours, but discovered they were understandable when considered in context with extraordinary … Continue reading
The most difficult and traumatic memories re stored in non-verbal, bodily memory.
Bessell Van Der Kolk Continue reading
Spot-on opinion piece by Rosie DiManno on the power-addicted bureaucrats in charge of The Purple Empire – the totalitarian mini-state that is CAMH – who’ve instituted a new inquisition to take away the one thing that many patients finds actually … Continue reading