Tending to the Body’s Shocks: Holding Ourselves and Each Other After the Overturn of Roe v. Wade

River DroseraBody Sovereignty, Consent, TraumaLeave a Comment

Dear Hearts, This is an incredibly sad and confusing time for many of us.  Over the weekend, millions lost their rights and will continue to lose their rights to abortion care. This major decision comes right after the ongoing legislative attacks on the LGBTQIA community, especially the trans community. These ongoing attacks can feel like big shocks to the body and our internal systems. When hearing about difficult news, people tend to gasp, quickly inhale air, stiffen their body for protection, and move into places of … Read More