mental health

Help for Survivors of Childhood Abuse

Was your childhood more than just difficult? Verbal abuse (e.g., screamed at, belittled, insulted) Physical abuse (e.g., hit with objects, slapped, intimidated with violence) Sexual abuse (e.g., being touched sexually or inappropriately) Neglect (e.g., left alone for long periods of time, refusing to take care of injuries, ignoring health and medical problems) What If Home …

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WHAT ARE PANIC ATTACKS AND PANIC DISORDER?

It’s that gut wrenching I-feel-like-I’m-riding-a-rollercoaster-but-I’m-really-at-my-desk feeling, heart racing like I’m walking a tightrope, sweating like I’m giving an antigun speech at an NRA convention but I’m just in a grocery store. Your body is in fight-or-flight mode and your mind is focused on either stemming the flood of adrenaline or getting the hell out of …

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