Author Archives: Elizabeth Scott

Shootings: A Sense of Familiar Trauma

In recent news, and over the years passed, it seems like every other news article is about a shooting that has occurred.  From the recent shootings in Atlanta and Boulder, to the Pulse nightclub in 2016 and Sandy Hook elementary in 2012, and going back to Columbine in 1999, it seems like shootings have heart-achingly… read more

My kid is trans*, and I don’t understand!

Hearing that your child is questioning their gender identity can surface feelings of fear, disbelief, shock, or confusion for parents and family members of the transgender child.  You may have thoughts of “this is just a phase,” or “how do I make sense of this?”.  It may feel overwhelming finding a place to begin. Here… read more