October 22: Childhood Issues Affecting Adulthood

“O, to be sure, we laugh less and play less and wear uncomfortable disguises like adults, but beneath the costume is the child we always are, whose needs are simple, whose daily life is still best described by fairy tales.”― Leo Rosten Childhood Issues That Affect Adulthood and your happiness! We hold on to childhood …

October 15: How To Heal From Emotional Abuse

How To Heal From Emotional Abuse “Trauma is personal. It does not disappear if it is not validated. When it is ignored or invalidated the silent screams continue internally heard only by the one held captive. When someone enters the pain and hears the screams healing can begin.” ― Danielle Bernock   What Issues are …

My Take On Senator Jeff Flake Confrontation In Elevator

Four Positive Things To Takeaway on the Senator Jeff Flake Confrontation Hi, my name is April Kirkwood. I am an author and a Mental Health Counselor, Aka a therapist with a new book out, Working My Way Back to Me, about my personal adventures through early childhood trauma. Talking about trauma Have you ever been in an elevator and everybody …

Video One: How To Overcome Childhood Trauma

“The greater a child’s terror, and the earlier it is experienced, the harder it becomes to develop a strong and healthy sense of self.” ― Nathaniel Branden, Six Pillars of Self-Esteem trau·ma noun a deeply distressing or disturbing experience. “a personal trauma like the death of a child” Have you ever wondered if anyone else …