Victims tell of trauma, healing in Golden State Killer case

FILE – In this July 12, 2018, file photo, Jane Carson-Sandler, of South Carolina, who was raped by the Golden State Killer in 1976, holds a sign with a message to her attacker in Sacramento, Calif. Carson-Sandler says she’s served an effective life sentence in the more than four decades since she was among the […]

Victims Tell Of Trauma, Healing In Golden State Killer Case

DeAngelo was a cop for the first six years of his onslaught — the first three years when he was known as the Visalia Ransacker for about 100 burglaries and one slaying in that San Joaquin Valley farm town; the next three years in the Sierra foothills city of Auburn northeast of Sacramento, until he […]

Ali Fazal revisits childhood memories of healing days, thanks late Robin Williams for helping him

Williams’ son, Zachary Pym “Zak” Williams shared a monochromic picture of his father to mark his sixth death anniversary and wrote an emotional caption. It read, “Dad, today marks six years since your passing. Your legacy lives on in your family and in those who carry your spirit within their hearts. We will continue to […]

Lindsay Ell on How She Processed Grief and Trauma on New Album ‘Heart Theory’

I was able to help launch my own foundation as well, because it’s time for me to put my money where my mouth is if I truly want to help. The Make You Movement focuses on disenfranchised youth, specifically survivors of sexual violence and domestic abuse. If I had somebody to hold 13-year-old Lindsay and […]

Victims Of Golden State Killer Get Their Day In Court To Tell Stories Of Trauma, Terror, Pain

Victor Hayes, who with his then-girlfriend endured a similar assault in 1977, is now more angry with police and prosecutors than he is with DeAngelo. At the least, Hayes said, DeAngelo should have been forced to publicly admit that he acted under color of authority by using his knowledge of police procedures to avoid arrest.

Art therapy: Crayons, paintbrushes and blank paper are all you need to heal this quarantine

While ‘arts’ therapy umbrellas a wider notion of healing through music or drama, ‘art’ therapy is a creative expression through visual art. A combination of the fields of art and psychotherapy, it is a discipline that is used in studios, creative development workshops and even clinical settings to treat general illness, cancer diagnosis, disaster relief, […]

Paris Hilton opens up about childhood ‘trauma’ in tell-all documentary: ‘It’s hard for me to be normal’

“But I couldn’t tell you guys, because every time I tried, I would get punished by them,” she continued. “I still have nightmares about it. The only thing that saved my sanity was thinking about who I wanted to become when I got out of there. I just created this brand and this persona and […]

Simon Cowell’s surrounded by them & Adele swears they help stage fright – so what DO celebs’ healing crystals really do?

Tiger’s eye – If you’re needing a boost of energy or motivation then Tiger’s eye is perfect for you. It can help get rid of fear and self-doubt. It is perfect for job interviews and times when you need to stand up and present something.

Processing Hiroshima: How Memorials Can Heal

The park strikes a helpful balance. It clearly denotes and memorializes, through the power of art and symbolism, the scope of the tragedy without letting it tear the heart to shreds, but leaving it with a mournful, mature understanding of the human folly of war. It doesn’t erase or ignore what happened, but it also […]

Jim Belushi Says Weed Is Better Way For Homeless Folks To Manage Trauma

Jim says he encounters lots of homeless vets with psychological problems on the streets of Portland, plus other desperate people dealing with all sorts of problems, and he’s convinced cannabis is a better way for them to treat their issues — certainly better than alcohol or prescription pills.