Posts Categorized: Trauma

13 Reasons Why Season 2 – 13 Things Parents Need to Know

The Netflix series 13 Reasons Why debuted on Netflix in March 2017, and last month was followed by the second season. The original series, produced by Selena Gomez, was intended to be a catalyst for conversation about teen suicide. While conversations about suicide can be helpful in prevention, the original series missed the mark. The program,… Read full article

PTSD is not a life sentence (and it does have a silver lining).

It is an unfortunate misconception that Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is a life sentence.  Many people who have experienced PTSD report feeling broken or fear that they are “going crazy”.   Moreover, they report feeling little hope of change or improvement in their wellbeing or quality of life. The word ‘trauma’ literally translates to… Read full article