Back to School: So Much / So Little

Laura MilsteinHaiti, Trauma0 Comments

By Laura Milstein As children in the United States head back to school there is always a flurry of anticipation and excitement — and the usual rush to make sure the school supplies and wardrobe are in order. I am counting my blessings and recalling my experience at an orphanage in Haiti during a visit with CMBM’s Global Trauma Relief … Read More

What if Your Life Depended on It?

Laura MilsteinTrauma0 Comments

By Laura Milstein “After Katrina hit I received mops and a bucket from a disaster relief organization. From The Center for Mind-Body Medicine, I got my life back.” Mindy Milam, LCSW, New Orleans Most relief organizations focus on the physical: providing supplies, water, shelter, food and medical assistance — and rightly so. But where there is physical trauma — whether … Read More