Category: PTSD

My melting pot of musings

It is getting on for late afternoon as I crank up the laptop, sat outside in the garden, the gentle September breeze cools the suns heat on my black leggings. I try to ignore the cat casually licking her bum on the garden sofa… Continue Reading “My melting pot of musings”

Under pressure…

Some time ago, I was watching Magicians and there was a scene where the actors sang Under Pressure by Queen/David Bowie (Season 3, episode 9). For the first time I really heard the lyrics, perhaps because the words were sung by different people in… Continue Reading “Under pressure…”

In Gratitude

Grateful for

Do you suffer with Depression? Anxiety? Do you feel there is a lack of something in your life? Love? Money? A YEAR LONG CHALLENGE: I originally asked seven people who struggle with a common mental health issue such as depression or anxiety, or a… Continue Reading “In Gratitude”

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

PTSD, Juniper, Counselling, Dorset

What is the cause of PTSD? All humans are complex organisms who constantly strive to adapt to the demands placed on them by their physical & social environments. When threatened they react with fear & distress – a survival function. We learn from danger… Continue Reading “Post Traumatic Stress Disorder”