This podcast with the author of First, I Believe You is impressive in its candidness and honesty on a subject rarely broached - incest. Carol Boyce explores her astonishing story of childhood resiliency and recovery from Complex PTSD, sexual abuse, and family trauma. Despite having an affluent childhood, she suffered from terrifying flashbacks that caused severe depression, anxiety, and food addiction for decades. Delving into her deepest fears and traumas, refusing to give up, she created a g
Speaking up about the unspeakable
Fascinating discussion with Carol Boyce about how father-daughter incest escapes detection within one household. The role of mothers, and other family systems are explored as we examine complex PTSD from childhood sexual abuse.
Interesting interview discussing the insights, challenges, and obstacles in writing about our deepest thoughts. Was writing about my complex trauma and PTSD from childhood sexual abuse cathartic? Difficult? Enlightening? We explored these questions and many more in this fascinating interview of author Carol Boyce.
The importance of physically releasing the anger, rage, and terror out of ourselves after complex trauma can't be underappreciated. There must be a physical release of these difficult emotions to heal and overcome sexual abuse.
Enjoy this great discussion on our mothers' roles in our sexual and emotional abuse. How did it affect us and contribute to our family dynamics.