A Closed Mind

A CLOSED MIND   APRIL IS CHILD ABUSE AND SEXUAL ASSAULT AWARENESS MONTH How does a closed mind relate to child abuse and sexual assault?  It is because we can decide that something is true and then close our mind. Changing a mindset is difficult. Recovering from trauma includes looking at the crime differently. Examples:…

Verbal Abuse

OCTOBER IS DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS MONTH VERBAL ABUSE Domestic violence occurs every day and each year October is designated as the month to raise awareness. You may think of people who are abused as being beaten, but some victims are never hit. They are destroyed from being verbally, mentally, and psychologically abused. In fact, this…

The 90 Day Glow

Some of you may have been together too long to remember this, but when a relationship begins it is wonderful.  You have found the person of your dreams and the normal aggravations of life take a back seat to falling in love.  You want to be together all the time. The future looks bright and…