The conditions of this virus have communities rehashing togetherness, and relearning what remains when our money-based lifestyles slow down.
Politics & Community
There is no getting around the fact that this is an extremely stressful time for all of us. There are concerns for our health, of course. But it’s not just that.
People check into the hospital expecting to get better, but there are risks — and some even wind up getting sicker.
In 2015, I began experiencing the world in a different, less enjoyable way. It started with occasional bouts of nervousness that I didn’t recognize as anxiety — because I’d never experienced clinical anxiety before. In fact, 2015 was preceded by the happiest, most fulfilling decade of my life.
Resilience practices and culturally rooted health traditions show promise for overcoming trauma in real-life settings.