Posts Tagged ‘Self-identity’

Part Three: Postpartum: How women’s brain biology, hormones and mood relate!

In Part One, we looked at the hormonal-neurotransmitter feedback loops in a woman’s body and how they relate to mood during the menstrual cycle.  

(the Hypothalamus-Pituitary-Adrenal Cortex  Loop and the Ovarian-Hypothalamus-Pituitary Loop)

In Part Two, we looked at a woman’s hidden hormonal shifts during pregnancy and birth. Today, we look at the hidden postpartum hormonal shifts.

Read the rest of this entry »

Book Review: The River of Forgetting: A Memoir of Healing from Sexual Abuse by Jane Rowan

Many people in my psychotherapy practice struggle with coming to terms with childhood sexual abuse. Flashes of their silent past and the effects of the splitting of the self in order to survive, intrude on their present day life, so they come for support. I’m humbled to witness their heroic, creative work through their inner labyrinth of pain and love gradually towards integration and wholeness.

Istock/SergeyIT

Istock/SergeyIT

Read the rest of this entry »

Co-parenting Through Divorce: Part One: Finding Strength Within as You Redefine the Self

As you go through your divorce, do you think you are acting out your unconscious hurts and anger on yourself and others, possibly your children?

Istock/Bosca. Divorcing has bad feelings around it. Be careful not to take your bad feelings into your relationship with your children.

Istock/Bosca. Divorcing has bad feelings around it. Be careful not to take your bad feelings into your relationship with your children.

 

Read the rest of this entry »

Kathy is on LinkedIn Kathy is on Facebook Kathy is on Twitter Email Kathy Morelli

November for Alzheimer’s Awareness
What is BirthTouch®?
Welcome to my blog and therapy practice!

Kathy Morelli

Be Kind Whenever Possible. It is Always Possible.
Perinatal Mental Health
Mindbody Pregnancy Tool!
Mindbody Partner Support in the NICU
SIGN UP FOR MY NEWSLETTER!

Blog Categories
Amazon Fresh!
Inquiring Minds Are Never Without Kindle!
Amazon – Biggest Store on Planet Earth!
Blog Archives