Trudy M. Johnson, MA, LMFT, CTSML
Certified Trauma Specialist – Master’s Level
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Relocation

Not sure if any of you have ever picked up and moved across the United States. It is not anything I would recommend if you are faint at heart. Imagine handling every little piece, every box, every drawer, every shelf, every closet in your entire house. After touching that item you have one of four decisions:

OK, so Yesterday I Got a Speeding Ticket

My friends laugh because I spirtual-ize EVERYTHING. So here goes my take on the speeding ticket I received yesterday as a gift from the county sheriff. The day started out so beautiful! No way to imagine my drive to work…small country road…very little traffic…an occasional antelope or bicycler on the side. I’ve had a break…

Fall Down—Go Boom!

Falling down has so many definitions. Leaders fall down. Whether they are world world leaders or Christian leaders…from Bill Clinton to Jimmy Swaggert…we’ve seen examples of falling down. Falling down can be the daily struggle for toddlers trying to master the art of staying upright. Sometimes they laugh, sometimes they scream unmercifully at the response…

Wives World ~ “I Saw You…”

I believe there are three words that are even more powerful than “I love you.”  They are actually the full meaning of loving someone.  When you love someone you see them.  The cry of every human’s heart is to be seen.  For those who’ve suffered intense rejection the cry can be “let me be invisible”…

Wives World ~ The Trouble with Trauma ~ Triggers!

God tells us to live in each day…not being anxious about tomorrow or dwelling on the past.  The trouble with trauma is that is disrupts the process of being able to focus in on “today.”  If you’ve ever lived by a train track you know that you can eventually get used to the noise.  However…