Tag: collective trauma

U.S. Politicians Now “Trauma Informed”—Should We Be Hopeful?

It is good that the general public is finally hearing about the ACE Study, but I do not count on U.S. politicians to address the core implications of the ACE findings—the need to re-make U.S. society so as to (1) prevent preventable adverse childhood experiences, and (2) create a society in which healing from trauma can more easily occur.

How Our Mental Health Struggles Are Linked With Each Others’

From Alternet: "'Just about every mental affliction is actually an adaptive response that then becomes a source of problems later on,' Maté says. 'People...