Episode 47: Healing Trauma/Creative Activities

On this show Dr. Gloria Horsley and Dr. Heidi Horsley discuss with Dr. Bessel Van der Kolk author of The Body Keeps the Score: Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of Trauma how creative activities can help promote our natural, innate healing mechanisms. They are joined by bereaved parent, Sharon Strouse, board certified Art Therapist and licensed clinical professional Art Therapist, author of Artful Grief: A Diary of Healing.


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  • Dianne says:

    Hello. I lost my mother, father, grandparents… my sisters and I are now estranged due to the stress. I have 2 children and a husband who is only recently starting to understand how devastating these losses have been for me. I’m surrounded by people who still have their parents and have outcasted me as the “Debbie Downer”. This rejection is very damaging to me as I try to find my new source of support. I haven’t had any for about 20 years. I could really use a non-secular person to offer me guidance and support. Thank you.