Not Humming

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Laura Foley uses brevity and simplicity to make a powerful impact in this prose poem.

What Every Parent Should Know About Concussions

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Cindy Trowbridge tells us how to recognize the signs and symptoms of head trauma.

Sexual Healing

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A new vision of 21st century male sexuality.

An Open Letter to Sabrina Rubin Erdely

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UVA rape survivor Elisabeth Corey has something to say to Sabrina Rubin Erdely and Rolling Stone about reporting on trauma.

Compassion Fatigue: The Cost Some Workers Pay for Caring

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Seeing trauma and suffering on a regular basis can have a deep impact on these workers.

Accidental Wisdom

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After two years filled with physical and emotional pain, Alex Brennan shares what he’s learned, much of it by accident.

You’re Projecting It Onto Us White People!

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Matthew Salesses on the dilemma of how to talk about adoption without hurting loved ones.

I’m Still Being Punished for His Crime

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Would you like to repeat the details your trauma again, and again, and again?

Not All Vulnerability Makes Us Strong

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Sarafina Bianco discusses four triggers that make us vulnerable to old pain and offers smart, self-protective strategies.

Triggering Trauma, Triggering Guilt

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Sam DeSilva, tsunami survivor, on the trauma of anniversaries.

The Time Traveler

Innocent Sparks

Randy Ellison spends a week at a camp for young boys that have experienced abuse.

When a First Responder Asks for Help, Do You Respond?

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“Friends of Firefighters”—A 4-minute film in support of the Fire Department of New York.

Why I Found Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavior Therapy so Effective

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There are a number of reasons why I believe Trauma Focused CBT was so effective in reducing the symptoms of my PTSD.

Progress in Pittsburgh

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Lessons from the 2014 National Sexual Assault Conference

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

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

Gratitude

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