trauma

Fortunately for Bullock, the 2014 break-in happened to take place the night her son was staying with his nanny.
"After living through so much trauma and experiencing so much love, I finally understand that this holiday can mean what we want it to mean. We get to decide."
"I almost dropped out of graduate school three times. But I didn’t. One thing that kept me going was something I’d learned from 'Reading Rainbow.'"
"As a child, you practiced hiding in your attic for when the rapist comes back, because you’ve always been sure he would come back. He said so."
"I spent 70 days in two different hospitals ... But it wasn’t until after I returned home that I truly discovered how being hit by a subway was going to change my life."
"Every time tank top season arrives, I not only get a bit self-conscious, but also depressed."
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As more and more people are getting their COVID-19 vaccines and the world is opening up, some may still feel uncomfortable.
"I told myself I drank too much or I dressed too sexy or my flirting sent the wrong message or I didn't fight back, but none of it justifies what happened to me."
Therapists share the comments to avoid and offer some simple but supportive responses to try instead.
Marginalized communities are affected by loss in unique and painful ways. Here's how, plus some resources for coping.
Mental health experts explain the impact and unique challenges of collective trauma and ways to cope.
Here's why it's so hard to stop feeling anxious, even once you've gotten your coronavirus shot -- and how to deal with the fear.
Crow, who is an Army veteran, and Ocasio-Cortez, who is a sexual assault survivor, discussed the repeat trauma of living through the Jan. 6 Capitol attack.
"I support you and you are valid," the school massacre survivor wrote to the congresswoman. "There are many more of us that support you than don’t."
The lawmaker spoke unflinchingly about how the trauma of her past sexual assault "compounded" with her experience at the Capitol. Why are some men so mad?
Yes, most kids are resilient and will come out of this just fine. But experts warn about a smaller subset who are battling significant traumatic stress.
"Survivors are rarely centered in discussions about American criminal justice and violence prevention. We should be."
What white people and other allies do in conversations about the mental health effects of racism matters.