trauma

9.17.19

1 in 16 Women Report Their First 'Sexual' Experiences Were Rape or Assault

Extrapolated to the whole US population, this would mean 3.3 million women have experienced "forced sexual initiation".

8.30.19

How Male Rape Survivors Grapple with Their Masculinity

From beefing up in the gym to pummeling drink and drugs, male-on-male assault creates specific ripple effects.

6.4.19

What It Feels Like to Learn Your Rapist Is Dead

“There was a part of me that felt he never got a fair shake in life.”

4.10.19

I'm a Paramedic, Please Stop Asking Me the Worst Thing I've Ever Seen

As a first responder, I’ve been asked this question countless times. Trust me, you don’t want to know.

12.3.18

Going Underground

The resurgence in clinical trials into the effectiveness of LSD, MDMA, and psilocybin in treating depression and trauma has received widespread publicity. But outside the labs, regular people are taking psychedelic therapy into their own hands.

11.20.18

When Meditation Goes Wrong

For some people, meditating can lead to severe complications, from depression to traumatic flashbacks.

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11.2.18

Terrifying Family Trauma Is the New Thing in Horror

Netflix's 'Haunting of Hill House' is the latest horror series delving into terrible family history.

10.29.18

Full Transcript of XXXTentacion Domestic Abuse Recording Released

The full recording captures the late controversial rapper admitting to instances of violence and domestic abuse and discussing his struggles with suicidal thoughts and trauma.

5.30.18

Coeur de Pirate’s Therapeutic Release from Her Ghosts

The Montreal singer talks about her fourth record, 'en cas de tempete, ce jardin sera fermé,' the #MeToo movement, and overcoming her trauma.

12.7.17

An Armed Robbery Ruined My European Vacation, Then My Life When I Got Home

Sometimes the psychological aftermath is more terrifying than being threatened with murder.

10.27.17

James Toback Tried to Break Me, But #MeToo Helped Me Heal

Thanks to the community of women who formed over social media, I'm finding my voice again.

10.4.17

Inside the Clinic For Child-on-Child Sexual Abuse

Around 300 patients are seen every year, most of them young boys between the ages of three and 17.

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