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How Bodywork Retraumatized Me

It’s been over a year and a half since I stopped working with an acupuncturist, but it was only recently that I’ve been able to understand how much harm his treatments actually caused me due to his lack of professional … Continue reading

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Grieving and Healing in A Time of Crisis

As summer wound down this year I found myself going through an extremely volatile and unstable period, constantly triggered and impulsive, unable to calm myself for longer then a few hours or really understand why it was happening. This brought … Continue reading

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Confronting The Double Standards In Emotionally Abusive Family Relationships

One early evening when I was 18 years old, I was trying to take a shower.  But my mother kept knocking on the bathroom door, calling out my name and saying something in a muffled voice. There were two bathrooms … Continue reading

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