Research will be used to inform screening, prevention and intervention in maternity care The biggest risk factors for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in response to events of childbirth are depression in pregnancy and negative experiences during birth, according to a study by academics at City University London, University of Sussex and Linköping University. The meta-analysis.. read more →

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 →

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 →