The Difference Between Trauma and Anxiety

I found this article this morning after reading an article on The Mighty. Recognition bounced through my mind like a pinball. I would write a full response but it would simply be a long-form “what she said” — so enjoy the originals. Thank you Vicki @abusesurvivor Peterson! via The Difference Between Trauma and Anxiety

It’s Your Uterus? Women’s Mental Health

I’m going to try to stay calm and reasoned with this topic, but I can’t promise it won’t spill over into a full on rant. I’ve looked at several academic journal articles over the past few days and the interplay between gender and mental health is complex. The way this complexity is presented on some…… Continue reading It’s Your Uterus? Women’s Mental Health

Women Are Twice as Likely as Men to Experience Anxiety and Depression. I’m One of Them.

As I approach my 50th birthday, some things that seemed to matter a lot when I was younger, matter less. Others more. What people think of me is beginning to matter less. Being genuine and living with integrity more. I want to be more open, which as a classic introvert, is challenging for me. I…… Continue reading Women Are Twice as Likely as Men to Experience Anxiety and Depression. I’m One of Them.