Opioids are responsible for one in five deaths for young adults. We have to do something.
Trauma seems to be everywhere. Of course, it is. And it always has been. But with our increased awareness of the pervasiveness of trauma and our collective brokenness, a gentle revolution has evolved.
We must understand that these children in our juvenile justice system and those detained at our border are always suffering from the effects of serious trauma. My worries have intensified because we are exacerbating this trauma by the way we are treating our most vulnerable.
There seems to be no doubt that loneliness is an epidemic, a contagion and one of the most serious health risks facing us today.
Millions of us proudly throw ourselves (wearing-only-a-selfie-smile) into a collective cyber lake showing everyone anything they want to see. Then we gripe about privacy and confidentiality.