When I am in dissociation/splitting from Self, it feels like a switch in my brain; one keeps me grounded in my body and environment, and the other pulls me into a fog of fragmentations.
Do you feel the internal struggle of wanting to connect with others on a deep level but doing it in a way where you can be authentically yourself? Do you struggle with relationships where you feel you must be one or the other?
The spring equinox is here. How about a matriarchal sermon to honour her? Mother Nature is returning from hibernation to re-bloom life onto the earth. Animals are coming out of their dens and soon will be mating. While women can give birth all year long, I like to use this time of year to honour our divinity of creation. I made this poem.
A matriarchal Sunday sermon. Healing is about expansion, not ascension. Working with Mother Nature to heal and return to wholeness.
There are exciting additions to Returning to Her, healing from harm. We now have a store, free affirmations to download, info on a research program I am involved in, and a new topic to explore - Return to Matriarchy.
There is a disconnect between therapeutic models that discuss moving away from victimhood and abuse models that reinforce that there is no victimhood, just victims.
Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from my favourite place on earth - The Farm - A sanctuary for rescue dogs.
Are the mentally ill actually ill or do they carry the projected harm done to them?
Part two of "Ever feel like your nervous system is short circuiting." Healing is possible.
If I could design an ideal trauma informed model of care, this is what it would look like.