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Why Empaths Can Sorely Lack Empathy (Because Of Their Own Trauma)

Why Empaths Can Sorely Lack Empathy (Because Of Their Own Trauma)

  When I was posting recently on Facebook about dissociation, polyvagal theory, and developmental trauma, a conversation arose among those commenting about empathy- and what can block it. Words like narcissism, sociopathy, and autism floated around- and it was obvious...

Are The Days of Rugged Individualism Numbered?

Are The Days of Rugged Individualism Numbered?

  In my life, one bright spot of blessing in the past crazy year has been a daily "parts check in" with my friend and former housemate Emma, who is an Internal Family Systems (IFS) practitioner who really gets the IFS model. We've been beautiful support for each other...

What Happens When 5 Core Developmental Needs Are Not Met?

What Happens When 5 Core Developmental Needs Are Not Met?

It sounds weird to say that trauma is hot right now, but it doesn't take much to recognize that after a year of personal and collective trauma, conversations about healing trauma are everywhere. For example, I'm delighted that Oprah Winfrey and Bruce Perry, MD have...

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