Watching one of my shows recently, in which there is a scientist, a priest, and a psychologist, I came to a realization. They were discussing a type of depression that happens when your world no longer makes sense. When what you knew to be true, just suddenly isn't. It's called derealization. In this case, cultural … Continue reading I just deRealized…I’m in trouble
Jace and I have been struggling, to say the least. We are up against trial two, our backs to the wall, fighting with everything we've got. Unfortunately, over five years into this personal hell hasn't left us with much! Our fortitude, resilience, mental health - have all suffered greatly. Currently, I feel like someone who … Continue reading Afraid of the Unknown
I have been working on a new presentation that would explore one of the many ways these stings are a steel trap for our unsuspecting loved ones - namely court ordered 'therapy'. After my presentation last fall at the NARSOL conference, a situation arose with a co-advocates son. He, like all who take a plea … Continue reading Where there’s Smoke, there’s Fire!
Sheriff Judd arrested 17 people in “Operation Child Protector” which ran from July 27 through Aug. 1. The sting created a revenue stream for central Florida by generating a purported 49 felonies and two misdemeanours, including “travelling to meet a minor for sex, attempted lewd battery, use of a computer to seduce a child and … Continue reading Thank goodness for Grady Judd!
In my last blog I explained Occums razor and Hickam's dictum as a way to use psychology to understand why it is so hard for others to believe the truth we are telling them. There are other psychological terms that come into play here, not withstanding that most of us have believed the police hold … Continue reading The road to HELL – Part 2