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Gretchen Smelzer

Gretchen Smelzer
Gretchen Schmelzer, PhD is a licensed psychologist, trained as a Harvard Medical School Fellow. She is a trauma survivor, who has worked for twenty-five years with the complex issues of trauma, integration and behavior change across every level of system from individuals, to groups, to large systems and countries, including her role as the expert consultant Frontline for their documentary on Alaskan survivors of priest sexual abuse (aired April 19, 2011). You can read more at her website, Emotional Geographic.


being a mom

I Never Knew Being a Mom Would Be So Hard for...

I always dreamed of being a mom. Heck, I think I played babies and house until I was a tween. But these days, I'm merely just a shell of my former self.