Tag Archives: narcissistic abuse

How to Make Emotional Recovery Easier: Scapegoat Health Suggestions

No-one told me that whilst I was working through emotions that physical health was such a big deal. What happened is that I processed loads of emotions but it took a toll on my body. Part of that was the Hashimotos Disease, which is an underactive thyroid and a blocked throat chakra. 🌟Check out my… Read More »

The Trauma Is In The Body … Not The Brain!

In today’s Thriver TV episode I deeply explain to you the truth about trauma. This is important because unless you understand what is happening with trauma, you can’t heal from narcissistic abuse. Why is this the case? Because your brain is following your body. What this means is: no matter how hard you try to… Read More »

Welcome to Hell Shocked

Hi, I’m AJ, and I created Hell Shocked as a space to talk about complex post-traumatic stress disorder resulting from childhood narcissistic abuse. CPTSD is being recognized more and more, and so is narcissistic abuse, but narcissistic abuse is usually talked about in the context of romantic relationships, not childhood. So I wanted to create… Read More »

Dating After Abuse: Beware of Vultures

Mandy Friedman LPCC CCDVC talks about a particular type of narcissist who has a knack for showing up right as you are picking up the pieces. Also, how should we approach dating after abuse so that we aren’t duped by a “vulture.” For more about Narcissistic Abuse, sign up for the SNAP Educational series which… Read More »

Misconceptions About Trauma: Recovery & Healing – Psychotherapy Crash Course

In this video, I discuss they”recovery” process we must go through after a trauma and the misconceptions we tend to hold. I know I said we would do a vlog this Friday but most of you voted, in the community section, for a topic on trauma. So here it is! MStay tuned for Mnday’s video… Read More »

Emotional Relationship Triggers: Measuring severity -Psychotherapy Crash Course

In this video, I discuss emotional triggers often evident in relationships where an individual has a trauma history. A host of challenges are likely to occur in relationships where a significant other has a trauma history. It gets worse when both individuals within the relationship do as well. Because of the vulnerability of some trauma… Read More »

You Might Be With A Narcissistic Abuser. Find Out The Signs! From An Ex Jehovah's Witness Part 1

In the Jehovah’s Witness Religion we have an epidemic of abusive husbands and leaders within the religion. Also just in the world in general many people find themselves dating an abusive manipulative controlling person. I talk about some of the signs or red flags that will help you determine if you may be getting involved… Read More »

Chronic Health Conditions After Narcissistic Abuse? Watch This

Learn how to live trauma free & thrive after narcissistic abuse! Click here to join me in the special live masterclass next week: https://melanietoniaevans.com/masterclass Read the blog post mentioned in this video: https://blog.melanietoniaevans.com/the-answer-to-narcissistic-abuse-that-no-is-talking-about-peptide-addiction/ Complicated Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (C-PTSD) is almost synonymous with narcissistic abuse. So is adrenal malfunction, Fibromyalgia and a host of other… Read More »

What to do About Narcissists

If you’ve got Childhood PTSD, narcissism may have played a role in the abuse and neglect you experienced… and this may have predisposed you to relationships with narcissists today. Is this you? Here’s what to do. For a deeper dive into all the symptoms of Childhood PTSD — how they happen, and what to do,… Read More »