The Survivor’s Guide to the Holidays

To start, lower any expectations you have about creating the perfect family holiday to make up for your shitty childhood. Because let’s be honest, there is no making up for that. Let’s make the goal more realistic: just getting through it is fantastic.


Joyelle interviewed on Roundhouse Radio

Editor Joyelle Brandt was interviewed by Jody Vance this week on Roundhouse Radio, where she talked about how to recognize if you or your partner might have PTSD, and understanding common triggers that arise for survivor parents. Listen to the full interview here:   ———————————————————————————————————– Join the Parenting with PTSD newsletter to get the … Continue reading Joyelle interviewed on Roundhouse Radio

Survivor Resources: Heather Tuba

Editors note: Joyelle here! I recently learned of Heather Tuba's e book For the Partners of Childhood Trauma Survivors: 6 simple steps to help you survive and thrive while living with your partner’s traumatic past.  Days later we received a message on our Facebook page from a partner of a survivor and I was so … Continue reading Survivor Resources: Heather Tuba

Tri Cities TV interview about Parenting with PTSD

Joyelle was recently interviewed by Tri Cities TV about the book. She talks with Cathy Cena about how the book came to be, and the beautiful gift that unexpectedly came from pursuing this project. Watch the full interview here: