Part 1: My Childhood Experience with Parental Alienation

Some things in life you don't forget. The scenes etch out permanently in your mind, and years later the remembrance of events still fills you with anger. Like the time my mother took a handgun from the house, and my father and I drove everywhere hoping to find her before she commit suicide. But that's … Continue reading Part 1: My Childhood Experience with Parental Alienation

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My Story

I guess it is about time I wrote about my story, how and why I developed PTSD. I've held off on writing about this because it is a complicated story, and one I find difficult to articulate. It wasn't a singular split-second event that caused Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. Instead, it was an accumulation of … Continue reading My Story

Therapy: I’ve Finally Started Speaking about Sexual Abuse

I guess this goes without saying, but yeah....I'll put a trigger warning on this piece. EMDR.  Everything had been going smoothly up till that moment.  Everything I had prepared myself to see had come up.  Then suddenly an image I didn't want to see showed itself.  One I didn't want to remember.  One my therapist didn't know … Continue reading Therapy: I’ve Finally Started Speaking about Sexual Abuse