Reflections on Love, Loss, Life

Why the Stress Effect is Deadly Serious

Posted By SK Reid,
20/07/2021 21:00 PM
The Stress Effect   In my last post, I wrote about the impact of trauma on people‚Äôs lives - particularly pandemic trauma. The pandemic has affected people globally and everyone has been impacted ...

Shocking facts about Covid-19 trauma people are afraid to know

Posted By SK Reid,
15/07/2021 20:50 PM
In my last post, I wrote about the impact of the pandemic from the perspective of trauma and how similar to other types of trauma the pandemic is - there are lots of parallels.   To briefly...

The Truth About Trauma

Posted By SK Reid,
13/07/2021 20:00 PM
An Unforgettable Milestone   Recently, the world passed the 4 million deaths from Covid-19 milestone. This is not a milestone anyone wants to know about. In fact, unless we are directly affected...

Handpicked with Naomi Simson and Lockdown #4

Posted By SK Reid,
20/06/2021 21:00 PM
Lockdown and Living In Uncertain Times   We have come out of Lockdown Number 4 here in Victoria, Australia. It's a reminder that the Pandemic is not going away anytime soon. Yes, there are...

Just when you think its safe to go back in the water

Posted By SK Reid,
07/06/2021 18:00 PM
Shark Alert   Question - if you think of sharks, do you think of that iconic soundtrack from the movie Jaws? I do! Kinda scary - the soundtrack AND sharks. But there's another kind of shark that ...

Mothers Day 2021

Posted By SK Reid,
08/05/2021 20:00 PM
I'm sharing a post from my PLICA blog (www.plica.com.au) as it is something that is super important for all of us who find Mother's Day (Mothering Sunday) difficult. If you are finding it tough, ...

Trauma and the Culture of Toxic Positivity

Posted By SK Reid,
01/04/2021 20:00 PM
The Truth About Trauma Something has been niggling away and I wanted to broach it ever-so-carefully here with you. As many of you know, my two first books deal with challenging subject matter. I...

One Planet

Posted By SK Reidrs- PLICA Founder ,
15/03/2021 13:00 PM
Corona Virus One Year On This week marks the anniversary of the World Health Organisation declaration of a global pandemic. This week is the anniversary of the world being turned upside down This...

One Life. Make it Matter.

Posted By SK Reid ,
30/01/2021 20:00 PM
Remembering Jody   Today is the anniversary of the death of a friend who passed away from breast cancer 6 years ago. She was such an amazing human!   I started this little group called...

In Search of Happiness in the Midst of Grief

Posted By SK Reid,
21/01/2021 21:00 PM
A Message of Hope for Someone Who Grieves   Happiness can be an elusive state of being.   I don't know about you, but my experience has been that after a time, happiness can pop up in the...