When Religion Becomes Traumatic

When Religion Becomes Traumatic

Religion is largely recognized as being beneficial to the lives of humans. It can help us make sense of the world by answering the big questions of life. Religion can also bring comfort, healing and a sense of safety from a traumatic world. So…what happens when it’s religion itself that is the source of distress and trauma? 

Feminist Theory (video)

Feminist Theory (video)

Feminist Theory = Call to Action As a subset of critical theory, a feminist lens can be used as a framework for research to critique institutions, culture, art, literature and more, in order to initiate change. It allows us to bring the discussions out of the think...
Remembering Is a Gift

Remembering Is a Gift

Remembering Is a Gift Remembering truly is a gift, especially when we take the time to reflect and anchor our remembrances for the sake of those we hope to serve. One of my professors says that “Knowing where you come from is crucial to serve street-involved kids [or...

Religious Trauma Resources

Religious Trauma Resources “Religious Trauma Syndrome is the condition experienced by people who are struggling with leaving an authoritarian, dogmatic religion and coping with the damage of indoctrination.” – Marlene Winell, Leaving the Fold   Articles...