Tag: depression

Here’s How I Became an Advocate for Survivors of Childhood Abuse (& How You Can Too)

Here's How I Became an Advocate for Survivors of Childhood Abuse Heather Tuba @heathertuba adult survivors

“What? Me? An advocate for survivors of childhood abuse?” Those were my thoughts last summer. I was preparing a brief biography for a writing project and searching for terms to describe myself. As I sat…

When You or Someone You Love Struggles with Self-Destruction

Face it, self-destruction is an ugly topic. It’s not easy to admit that you or someone you love struggles with it. What are self-destructive behaviors and why would someone engage in them? Peggilee Wupperman, PhD…