June is PTSD Awareness Month–Again

June is PTSD Awareness Month–Again

June is PTSD Awareness Month–again. If I had my druthers, I’d do the ostrich thing and bury my head in the sand. Because PTSD Awareness Month is hard for me. It brings back memories of the early days of my baby’s life and the medical he endured as doctors...
4 Childhood Trauma and PTSD Updates

4 Childhood Trauma and PTSD Updates

Childhood trauma and PTSD have been in the news frequently of late. That’s good news after years of trying to raise awareness about this form of mental illness. For this author, whose book about childhood trauma and PTSD will be released later in 2015,...
PTSD in Kids: What Is It?

PTSD in Kids: What Is It?

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is common in children. More common than adults, who want to believe they can protect kids from all harm, want to admit. Because PTSD in kids is real, parents, educators, medical professionals, therapists and caregivers need to...