Retraumatized and Unraveling

Retraumatized and Unraveling, Artwork by Jeanine A Thriver
Retraumatized and Unraveling, Artwork by Jeanine A Thriver

I was retraumatized after reporting my fathers incest and sexual abuse of me to his church leaders.  The why’s and how’s and specifics of that I will not go into here, it is too big of a topic. Continue reading


Latter-day Myths About Counseling and Psychotherapy

Latter-day Myths About Counseling
and Psychotherapy
Mark Edward Koltko

Refined and Chosen

For, behold, I have refined thee, I have chosen thee in the furnace of affliction.

1 Nephi 20:10

For Thy Gain

…and he shall consecrate thine afflictions for thy gain. ~ 2 Nephi 2:2

Faithful Seed

Wherefore, because thou hast been faithful thy seed shall be blessed

~ 2 Nephi 1:31

Come out of Obscurity

Awake, my sons; put on the armor of righteousness. Shake off the chains with which ye are bound, and come forth out of obscurity, and arise from the dust.

~ 2 Nephi 1 :23 – 24

They Shall Prosper

…keep his commandments, they shall prosper upon the face of this land; … And if it so be that they shall keep his commandments they shall be blessed upon the face of this land, and there shall be none to molest them, nor to take away the land of their inheritance; and they shall dwell safely forever.

2 Nephi 1: 9