Research found that exposure to violence in the childhood home, relationship insecurity, and negative social interpretations predict the persistent use of interpersonal violence by young adults.
Cancer is a physical, mental and emotional ordeal that’s unlike anything else but responding to cancer through self-care and spirituality can help.
My story is far from over. But, as a survivor, I know that mindfulness is the ultimate means of experiencing safe passage and recover from sexual assault.
Rather than avoid or hush my negative thinking, mindfulness helps acceptance, bringing care and compassion, creating a sense of stillness and equanimity.
Context reinstatement (remembering under the conditions in which an event was initially experienced) is found to consistently and robustly distort memory.