Trauma

KFAI Cheryl & Rosario 3-9-2020

The Gender Lens on COVID-19

One of the stories we are following in this COVID-19 world is how women and children are finding safety in homes when sheltering in place includes domestic abuse.

  • 04/25/2020
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Dancing My Body’s Truths

I am still the process of discovering what love looks like for me. As a woman, I was told what love was supposed to look and feel like, without any input from my own spirit and body.

  • 04/24/2020
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Financial Trauma

What I want our communities to talk about: how generational trauma affects our financial wellbeing. We can learn and unlearn traumatic events that might be affecting us today, unconsciously sabotaging our own wellbeing.

  • 02/24/2020
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Tending to the Garden

I worked my way from a too-young, abusive marriage to college as a single mom, then focused feverishly on my

  • 01/26/2020
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Tapping Into Human Potential

It’s all socially constructed, so you have equal amounts of compassion for the person who’s being battered and the person who’s battering. You’ll never end oppression with oppression.

  • 11/26/2019
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Perseverance for Veterans

Elaine Wynne, the founder and president of the Veteran Resilience Project (VRP), almost gave up on the project in 2011.

  • 11/26/2019
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Columbus and Sex Trafficking

In 1492 Columbus sailed the ocean blue” is the beginning of a poem children have been taught for generations about

  • 10/27/2019
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One Way For Mothers To Heal

More than a decade after her son was killed, Mary Johnson-Roy stood in Stillwater Prison hugging Oshea Israel, the man

  • 07/01/2019
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Roaring into the past

“Sham battle my arse!,” exclaimed my adoptive grandmother. I had found an old, yellowing newspaper atop a box rolling down

  • 06/01/2019
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Shauen Pearce: The Cycle Stops Here

a personal story reported by Anne Winkler-Morey, in conversation with Shauen Pearce  From about age 14 until 22, I didn’t

  • 02/01/2019