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Betrayal trauma: What it is and how to heal

August 24, 2023 | Written by Amye Archer, MFA | Featuring Jennifer Freyd, PhD

Betrayal trauma occurs when someone’s trust is violated by a person or institution they depend on. Learn more about symptoms, risks, and treatment options.

Healing from the trauma of gun violence

August 15, 2023 | Written by Amye Archer, MFA | Featuring Tasnim Sulaiman, LPC

Gun violence survivors carry the pain of past experience and the risk of retraumatization. Bruce Nash and Patience Murray have found ways to live with both.

What is shame? Examples, causes, and how to heal

August 15, 2023 | Written by team

Shame is different than guilt, and it can have a devastating impact on mental health. Find out about the signs, causes, and how to heal.

Childhood trauma and repressed memories

August 14, 2023 | Written by team

Forgetting details from childhood is a normal part of aging, but trauma we experienced as children may impact our memories more deeply.

When your religion rejects you, what comes next?

August 3, 2023 | Written by Amye Archer, MFA | Featuring Margaret Conley, LCSW, MDiv

Healing from religious trauma can be especially hard for LGBTQIA+ people, who may also face family rejection. But a new path is possible, says Margaret Conley.

Trauma: Types, stages, effects, and treatments

August 3, 2023 | Written by team

Most people will experience at least one trauma in their lifetime. Learn more about trauma disorders, symptoms, and treatment options.

When the world won’t hold us

July 31, 2023 | Published by Psychotherapy Networker

In this time of uncertainty and turmoil, it’s crucial to recognize that suffering and trauma are not the same thing.

Fear: What it is and how to manage it

July 31, 2023 | Written by team

Fear is a common, natural emotion that helps keep us safe, but having too much can make it hard to function. Find out how to recognize and manage your fears.

What is race-based traumatic stress (RBTS)?

July 26, 2023 | Written by team

RBTS is a type of chronic stress stemming from racism and race-related discrimination. Explore common causes and symptoms, as well as treatment options.

Income and mental health

May 2, 2023 | Written by team

What you earn, your education, and your job can all affect your mental health. Explore the impact of your financial situation on your state of mind.

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