Charla Honesta: Trastorno de Estrés Postraumático ¿Sabes qué es el trastorno de estrés postraumático y cuáles son sus síntomas? El día de hoy en nuestro blog, te explicaremos de qué se trata, cómo se desarrolla, y los síntomas que experimentan las personas que lo padecen.
Being A Social Worker
As a mental health therapist, I have struggled as to whether or not I should make political statements on my work page…. My hearts conviction is strong and I must speak out. I won’t endorse a party or a candidate. I also value and respect political differences. It is our ability to be individuals within a community that makes us beautiful. What has been a cherished asset of this great country is now used to alienate and divide us. My heart is broken but my spirit will fight . I will say this- harming and scapegoating members of our human race is not about political ideology-it is moral issue. While I by no means claim to know how to solve the #issues that divide us – I can and will never condone the spiritual, emotional, mental and physical harming of people wanting to have a safe and dignified existence. At the end of the day I must I do all I can to not be complicit in human suffering. I am a social worker and I believe in the dignity respect and value of all people.
Real Talk: Post-traumatic Stress Disorder Do you know what post-traumatic stress disorder is and what are its symptoms? Today on our blog, we will explain what it is, how it develops, and the symptoms experienced by people who suffer from it. Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is
Coping with Retirement & Adjusting to a New Lifestyle Most of us think of retirement as an indefinite vacation where we will be able to do all those things we’ve been putting off for a very long time. However, retirement also brings challenges and emotional
Guided Support Through Your Identity Journey Gender and sexuality are important factors in our lives that determine our relationships and our attitude towards the world. Knowing which gender and sexuality we identify with is important for our well-being, our mental health, and, above all,
Navigating the Holidays with your Loved Ones At this point, it’s almost cliche to say that the holidays are “tricky”. And I’m not even talking about the health safety issues that put an umbrella of judgment over winter holidays, but the time old tradition of
Why We Are Hard-Wired To Worry, and What We Can Do To Calm Down A new season brings both hopes and anxieties. We want things to be better for ourselves and the people we love, but worry that they won’t be, and imagine some of
Understanding Gender Fluidity Our understanding of “reality” is formed by consensus models, agreements, and traditions, but many such models contain internal contradictions or irreconcilable, opposing variables. Such a model is also seen in human sexuality, as it is still common for people to understand sexual