We Are All On A Hero’s Journey

The Hero: An ancient archetype older than civilization itself. Does it reside within each of us? — The demon that you can swallow gives you its power, and the greater life’s pain, the greater life’s reply.  ― Joseph Campbell, The Power of Myth We all have a story. It defines us, put us in relation to everything. […]

A Tsunami Survivor on Flashbacks and Being Constantly on the Cusp of Trauma

A tsunami survivor reflects on living with flashbacks, and how trauma therapy helped him look at life from a fairer perspective.

Hope Wins! An Ancient Lesson About Overcoming Fear

How can we learn to nurture hope over fear?

The Power of Love When Healing From Trauma

Sarah Ogden reviews evidence that healthy relationships can help to reverse the negative changes that our brains make after a trauma.

What’s Your Reason to Fly?

David Pittman, an abuse survivor and recovering addict, discovered that there’s no bigger high than knowing you’ve helped someone else.

Fathering to Heal

There is no way I can understand who I am as a father without understanding who I am as a son.

Trauma Recovery: The Inner War on Terror

The U.S. loses more of its soldiers to suicide than to combat. What trauma specialists have learned from sex abuse survivors may help combat veterans heal, as well. MaleSurvivor’s Chris Anderson reports.