Tag: trauma

  • Books in Sexuality: Thriving in Sex Work

    A self-help book written for sex workers of all genders and job titles. Lola Davina, former stripper, dominatrix, porn actress, and escort, draws on her more than 25 years in and around the sex industry to provide concrete, heartfelt advice for facing the unique emotional challenges of the sex industry. They say sex work is […] More

  • Transgender Resources

    Transgender Resource Center This is a list of our highly recommended Transgender Medical, Health, and Wellness Professionals. Cosmetic Procedures      Hormone Therapy     Gender Validation Surgery Centers        Community Support         More

  • Trauma and Health: The Body Keeps Score

    Understand the connection between Trauma and your health. Bessel Van der Kolk M.D. is the author of “The Body Keeps the Score.” In this book Bessel examines the ways that trauma can affect people and how they can recover from past dramatic events. When a person experiences trauma it will change the wiring in their brain […] More

  • Career Planning & Transition

    Career and business transitions can be overwhelming. We can help guide you through this challenging time with support and confidence. We will assess your behavioral style through assessment and analysis which offers an objective look at how and why you work the way you do, then learn how to leverage your strengths in work and […] More

  • Holistic Psychotherapy

    The treatment of emotional and psychological pain that manifests itself in the form of anxiety, depression, physical pain, and other physiological disorders. It is an approach that specifically focuses on the use of traditional psychotherapy combined with alternative medicine and treatment modalities such as acupuncture, massage, herbology, and nutritional counseling in order to achieve harmony […] More

  • What to do to feel lonley

      What to Do When You Feel Lonely By Margarita Tartakovsky, M.S. Associate Editor ~ 3 min read You feel so lonely. You are home on a Friday night without any plans. Or you’re sitting in a restaurant with a group of friends, and yet you still feel lonely. Or you’re sitting on the subway, on […] More

  • Tantra

    After many years of exploration, Diana Richardson found that the ancient practice of Tantra, with its unique, intelligent approach to sex, had the effect of enhancing intimacy and deepening love. Here she has adapted Tantra for modern Western lovers in a practical, sympathetic way. Tantric Sex can transform your experience into a more sensual, loving […] More

  • Southern Polyamory Gathering

    Discover How to Pursue and Maintain Polyamorous Relationships! + FREE BONUS BOOK!!! ________________________________________ Before you read any further, answer these simple questions: • Have you finally grown tired of serial monogamy? • Do you ever wonder if there is any other way to have a more varied, fulfilling love life? • Have you been pondering […] More

  • Swingers

    This Q&A is like nothing you have ever seen before. A subject that is treated as “taboo” in public discourse is laid bare in Swinger’s Lifestyle. Everything you have heard and thought about swinging will be questioned as you read author Jackie Melfi’s unapologetic and downright honest accounts of her swinging experiences in her reader […] More

  • Can you stop your thoughts?

    If you are depressed, anxious, angry, worried, confused, frustrated, upset, or ashamed, please remember that you are not alone in your struggle with painful feelings and experiences. Everybody experiences emotional distress sometimes. It’s normal. But when the pain becomes too strong and too enduring, it’s time to take that important first step toward feeling better. […] More

  • When Trauma Won’t Quit: Understanding Complex Posttraumatic Stress

    The current accepted diagnosis for experiencing a single traumatic life event is posttraumatic stress (PTSD). In diagnosing posttraumatic stress, clinicians must see that the person experienced a traumatic life event in which they were involved in or witnessed events where death or serious injury was threatened or there was a threat to physical integrity of […] More

  • Are you a unicorn?

    The classic guide to love, sex, and intimacy beyond the limits of conventional monogamy has been fully updated to reflect today’s modern attitudes and the latest information on non-traditional relationships.  For 20 years The Ethical Slut has dispelled myths and showed curious readers how to maintain a successful polyamorous lifestyle through open communication, emotional honesty, and safer […] More