Discussion of news topics with a point of view, including narratives by individuals regarding their own experiences

I started therapy last year for post-traumatic stress disorder and anxiety. It took a few tries before I felt comfortable, but thankfully, I stuck with it and learned a few coping methods that have proven especially helpful during social distancing.

As a former foster parent, am I a mom — or something else?

Regardless of the title, I’m happy to just be part of my child’s chosen family

Pandemic days are stifling. So I tried out this technique to build optimism.

With ‘temporal distancing,’ the goal is to imagine yourself in the future

Here’s a day in my self-quarantined life, hour-by-hour. We think you might relate.

Is it week six or week 60?