South Florida therapist helping recovering addicts cope during the holidays.
“Rather than moving away from what might call a trigger or the stressful situations,” Davis said. “It’s more about leaning into those situations and accepting that they are going to be hard and challenging and finding alternative ways to ride that wave.”
‘My floor was a massacre:’ Lingering trauma almost 2 years after Parkland school shooting
PARKLAND, Fla. (CBS12) — New documents obtained by CBS12 News show the challenges students face in the months after one of the deadliest school shootings in U.S. history. A rise in depression, drugs and discipline problems. “We’re still struggling, trying to fill out those gaps,” said Kim Krawczyk, math teacher at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. Krawczyk was teaching honors geometry when a former student stormed in and opened fire. “I heard the first three pop, pop, pop,” she said. Krawczyk heard the confessed killer reload
NEW: Boca Raton therapy center opens new location in Jupiter’s Abacoa
JUPITER — In the therapy landscape, Dr. Patricia Shutt considers comprehensive care an “essential” part of great treatment.
And it’s the level of service she said her clients receive at Therapeutic Oasis of the Palm Beaches, the therapy center she co-owns that recently opened a location in Jupiter. Staff members held the grand opening of its new location at 600 Heritage Dr., Suite 130, just west of Military Trail on Thursday.
Christie Caggiani, Registered Dietitian and Eating Disorder Specialist at Therapeutic Oasis contributed to this story in the Washington Post.
October 14, 2019 Washington Post
Breast-feeding is helping me face my decades-long struggle with hating my body
About 30 hours after I gave birth to my daughter, while I was still in the recovery room at the hospital, I saw my postpartum body for the first time. In the mirror of the cramped bathroom, I took in my reflection — my softly bulging belly and loose skin — and I was shocked. But most shocking was that, despite my decades-long struggle with anorexia, this new body didn’t disgust me. I was curious and fascinated. I took a selfie.