DEALING WITH PTSD – SPIRITUAL RAMIFICATIONS: PART FIVE – MORE ON SPIRITUAL ADULTERY AND ROBBERY BY GUEST BLOGGER JUDY KENNEDY

March 30, 2015By AthenaReal Talk 1 Comment

More on Spiritual Adultery and Robbery by Guest Blogger Judy Kennedy. I’m so grateful to have Judy Kennedy as my guest blogger today. SHE WILL ADD A LITTLE MORE MEAT TO THE BONES AND A GREATER DEPTH OF UNDERSTANDING. WE WILL CONTINUE TO LOOK AT THE SPIRITUAL RAMIFICATIONS OF PTSD, THE RESULTS OF SPIRITUAL ADULTERY … Read More

DEALING WITH PTSD – ADRENALINE AND TRIGGERS: PART ONE – HOW YOUR BODY RESPONDS

March 13, 2015By AthenaReal Talk 1 Comment

ADRENALINE & TRIGGERS PART ONE WE’RE GOING TO START LOOKING AT HOW STRESS AND TRAUMA AFFECTS FIRST OUR BODY, AND THEN OUR WILL. Let’s first look at the definition of adrenaline: adrenaline [(uh- dren -l-in)] A hormone secreted by the adrenal glands that helps the body meet physical or emotional stress (seeendocrine system ). Note : Adrenaline plays a very large role in the fight … Read More

DEALING WITH PTSD – PTSD OPINIONS … FACT OR FICTION?

March 11, 2015By AthenaReal Talk No Comments

THERE ARE MANY OPINIONS FLOATING AROUND ABOUT PTSD. MANY ARE MISCONCEPTIONS, SOME I’VE ALREADY ADDRESSED, SUCH AS VETERANS BEING THE ONLY ONES WHO SUFFER FROM PTSD, AND SYMPTOMS SHOWING UP IMMEDIATELY AFTER THE TRAUMA. BOTH OF THOSE STATEMENTS ARE FALSE. This is the fifth part in Athena Dean Holtz’s series on Dealing with PTSD from … Read More