ACONs · Adult Survivors of Emotional Child Abuse · Emotional Child Abuse · Healing · Suicide Prevention

Suicide: When Your Sorrow Feels Too Dark

In memory of SKB Sometimes, adult survivors of emotional child abuse feel a deepening sadness that grows heavier and heavier with time. The burden of it can feel too much to carry... and they may think about suicide. So, we need to talk about suicide... and to discuss it with compassion and without judgment. Let's… Continue reading Suicide: When Your Sorrow Feels Too Dark

ACONs · Adult Survivors of Emotional Child Abuse · Child Abuse · Emotional Child Abuse · From the Editor · Suicide Prevention

On Finding a Therapist; Helping Someone Abused; and Wondering Whether You’ll Ever Get Better [From the Editor’s Mailbox]

I receive a lot of email from The Invisible Scar readers and answer them privately as time permits. Some questions, however, have a more universal appeal or would benefit from readers' input, so I'm sharing those in this month's edition of From the Editor's Mailbox. (The questions are all real, the names are not.) Can… Continue reading On Finding a Therapist; Helping Someone Abused; and Wondering Whether You’ll Ever Get Better [From the Editor’s Mailbox]