Trauma

The Psychology of Super Heroes (Part 2): Does Iron Man have ADHD? and Other ‘Super’ Questions (and Answers), Revealed

The Psychology of Super Heroes (Part 2): “Does Iron Man have ADHD? How Much Does Captain America Confirm to Gender Norms? and Other ‘Super’ Questions (and Answers), Revealed In recent years, movies featuring superheroes have exploded The Superhero genre of movies has exploded in recent years: DC’s Superman and Batman films, and, of course, Marvel’s […]

The Intersection of Trauma, Spirituality, and Mental Health

Spiritual practices—activities such as prayer, meditation—and their influence on a healthy mental life have been investigated by researchers for several decades, but, according to a study published earlier this year titled, “When Trauma, Spirituality, and Mental Illness Intersect,” “little remains known . . . about the relationship between trauma and spirituality among people with severe psychiatric […]

Practice News and Updates

Please join me in welcoming the newest member to our team: Jill Majeski, M.A. Also keep an eye out for our own Sara Grier, LCSW, CCTP on PA Live February 4th to discuss trauma, Verterans issues, and the controversial new movie, “American Sniper.” Finally, JGK/A is currently hiring a blogger. If you, or someone you know is […]