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Bravery - suicidal thoughts

Why It’s Hard to ‘Celebrate’ the Anniversary of Speaking Up About Abuse

  “Why are you struggling with this anniversary? You were brave and survived through the trauma and you were willing to speak up about the abuse. You could be celebrating.” This has become one of the biggest questions that people have asked me recently. Every time it comes up I’m never really sure what the …

COVID, Lifestyle, Trauma

5 Things to Know If You’ve Felt Survivor’s Guilt for Being Suicidal During COVID-19

  Trigger warning: This is a post about suicidal ideation during current events such as COVID. If you are feeling unsafe or in danger of hurting yourself, please reach out to someone you know or call the National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-8255.   This year has been incredibly overwhelming physically and emotionally to everyone. The grieving …

COVID, Lifestyle, Self Care, Trauma

A Trauma Survivor’s Reminders to Encourage Healing During COVID-19

  A Trauma Survivor’s Reminders to Encourage Healing During COVID-19     Similar to most people , I have been impacted by the Sars-CoV-2 (aka COVID 19.) New York has officially been on a state mandated stay at home order since March.  My schedule was changed abruptly when my college quickly moved online and I returned home. My relationship quickly …