Today marks the first year anniversary of the murder of Ellen McCarthy Abruzzese by her husband of more than twenty years. In this introduction to Martha Trowbridge Radio LLC’s monthly series on domestic violence, Ellen’s brother, Life Coach Jim McCarthy, reveals the devastating impact upon him, and ponders what we all can do for abused women like Ellen, who clearly are Wives At Risk.
If someone you love suffers depression, what can you do to help him — and yourself? Join Life Coach Sallie Felton, whose radio show on this very matter debuts in January, as she demonstrates that, with strategies and techniques, there is Light At The End Of the Tunnel: When Someone You Love Suffers Depression.
Angels Are Everywhere! In this lovely interview, Mike Aquilina shares the wisdom and wonderment of his new book, Angels Of God. Women, if you are suffering emotional and or mental agonies, please tune in for pure, uplifting inspiration with Angels Of God.
PTSD sufferers, we are honored and blessed by this interview with Dr. Francine Shapiro. Originator and developer of EMDR, the highly effective treatment for trauma, Dr. Shapiro explains the cause and dynamics of PTSD [and other unresolved traumatic pain], and shares with us the workings of her acclaimed treatment model in Breaking Trauma’s Grip: The Powerful Treatment Of EMDR.
EMDR has been hailed by the American Psychiatric Association, The Department of Veterans Affairs and The Department of Defense — which in 2004 placed EMDR in their “A” category as “strongly recommended” for the treatment of trauma.
So many women arrive at Martha Trowbridge Radio, LLC via trips to their search engines, we thought it important to respond to the keyword pleas they have entered. A new feature at Martha Trowbridge Radio, LLC Listeners Want To Know! will regularly address the wonderings of women who find us via search engine queries.
Spousal Emotional Abuse of High-Functioning Women is far more common — and far more destructive — than many imagine. Join Dr. Joan Lachkar, compassionate expert on emotional abuse of women, in Powerful Woman, Crushed Wife — the debut show of a vitally important series on Spousal Emotional Abuse.
Women who suffer extended emotional and/or mental agonies are likely bereft of self-compassion. In this enlightening show, Dr. Chris Germer instructs us in the ancient art of mindfulness, helping us “find ourselves in the midst of [our] suffering” so we can react with loving-kindness, rather than struggle against ourselves, amplifying our pain. Soothing Our Emotional And Mental Agonies: The Mindful Path To Self-Compassion.
For one indelible moment, her face displays her pain. He hopes we won’t notice, but if we do, he hopes we attribute it to something else. He can hope all he wants. He can continue to promulgate falsehoods. We know the truth – she is Dr. Joan Lachkar’s High Functioning Woman who behind closed doors suffers Spousal Emotional Abuse.
Her stricken face is evidence.
Whether we know such a woman or not, she is our suffering sister, a woman experiencing emotional and mental agonies. Please, dear listeners, join me in support of her. Pray for her. She needs us, all of us. Do not let her status as a High-Functioning Woman fool you into thinking she does not. In her isolation, in witnessing to her sufferings, we are her life-line.
Tom Bagamane of The Giving Spirit shares the story behind his inspirational organization, which ministers to 2500 homeless people in Los Angeles, many of whom are women and children. If you have given up hope that good men exist, tune in to The Giving Spirit: Helping Homeless Women And Their Children In Los Angeles.
if you are searching for couples therapy that is innovative and effective, tune in to Dr. Stan Tatkin. Co-author of the upcoming book, Love And War In Intimate Relationships, Dr. Tatkin shares his Psychobiological Approach To Couples Therapy® when dealing with ‘avoidant’ partners in There, But Not There: Your Emotionally Unavailable Husband – Can You Ever Reach Him?