Jul 22, 2019
An Anonymous guest talks about growing up in psych-hospitals and foster homes, coming from an abusive and violent home, and Mast Cell Activation Syndrome.
We also talk about:
suicide attempts (TW),
being allergic to the sun,
psychiatric diagnoses (and how useful/restrictive they are),
Jun 17, 2019
TW: suicide, sexual abuse, animal abuse, violence.
Rhandi's brother was diagnosed as a sociopath at a young age--he tortured animals and had violent anger outbursts (like his dad, yet more dangerous). They grew up in violent, unsafe homes in Michigan and never felt like they belonged. Rhandi's relationship with her...
Mar 17, 2019
An Anonymous guest tells the story of how his childhood sexual abuse is tightly wound into his inability to "feel" heavy emotions (eg. when his best-friend died) and how later that manifested in what he now refers to as "Pure OCD". Then, as a 30 year old, he was sexually assaulted in a hook-up-gone-HORRIBLY-wrong on...
Feb 18, 2019
Feb 10, 2019
Josh Van Leeuwen was raised in constant fear of hell + a culture of fear, intolerance, homophobia, racism, ETC. Yet, he's one of the kindest, warmest people you're likely to meet. So how'd a person raised in fear become such a compassionate being? LISTEN IN ON MY TALK WITH HIM!