A new study from Northwestern University takes a unique controlled look at the impact of bullying on LGBT youth and finds that there are severe long-term consequences that result from it. In particular, LGBT youth face mental health concerns like major depression and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) long after their exposure to bullying ends. Lead.. read more →

03 Mar 2013
March 3, 2013

The Oprah Syndrome pt.2

We can all identify with patterns in our lives that seem to be hard-wired and immutable. And that is why Oprah is every man and every woman, wealth, power and fame aside. Her authenticity, integrity, and transparency are nonpareil. She has invited us into her public persona and her personal journey as we have invited.. read more →

26 Feb 2013
February 26, 2013

The Oprah Syndrome pt.1

The Oprah Syndrome pt.1 Why do I, as a Somatic Experiencing Practitioner, specializing in working with stress, anxiety, panic and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (P.T.S.D), feel so compelled to blog about Oprah? And what exactly is The Oprah Syndrome?! Well, I love Oprah. There, I said it. I’ve been a fan of hers for far.. read more →