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Complex PTSD fits me and so many survivors of incest, child sexual abuse, and torture.

Complex PTSD fits me and so many survivors of incest, child sexual abuse, and torture. If you’re a survivor or someone you love is, you might want to read the article.
https://themighty.com/2017/08/life-impacting-symptoms-of-complex-post-traumatic-stress-disorder-ptsd/

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I am honored to have two of my books mentioned in Bibliotherapy For Teens on SLJ

I am honored to have two of my books–SCARS and STAINED–included under PTSD/Abuse & Assault in “Bibliotherapy for Teens: Helpful Tips and Recommended Fiction” by librarian Erin E Moulton on School Library Journal’s site. Erin wrote a moving and insightful … Continue reading

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Listen to my radio interview on Matters of the MInd – on being an incest and torture survivor, why I write the books I do, and what’s most rewarding for me.

Yesterday I was interviewed on Matters of The Mind by Dr. Peter Sacco and Todd Miller on ListenUpTalk. I talked honestly about being an incest and torture survivor and some of the effects (including, for me, self-harm, PTSD, dissociation, depression), … Continue reading

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April is Child Abuse Prevention Month – download PTSD ebook

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month in the US–and, I hope, this will spread to other countries. Dr Cindee Grace (a naturopath) is offering her ebook Holistic Self-Care for Post Traumatic Stress and Dissociative Identity for free, and encouraging others … Continue reading

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