Head Trauma; Disability from Violence

Many times in a person’s life they may come across another person who is violent to the extreme. Sadly they end up with ongoing physical, maybe neurological, difficulties with their health from that moment in time. Reading this might cause some triggering, ‘bad emotional response; anger, anxiety, sadness, pain). However I do feel that whatContinue reading “Head Trauma; Disability from Violence”

Are you a reality thinker?

  Good Morning Let me first ask, Who enjoys #BillMaher? Alright world, especially Americans – How much longer will we continue tolerating certain ‘SPECIAL’ human beings to direct what is or is not a – HUMAN CHOICE OF LIFE – or a harming action AGAINST another HUMAN BEING, (which is also a human choice)? WhoContinue reading “Are you a reality thinker?”

There is absolutely nothing special about me….It’s about them

  You have no idea how many times I’ve asked myself this question over the last five years. It has been day after day of questioning; ‘Trish, what in the hell makes you so damn special that you believe anything you have to say matters to anyone?” I’m not anyone special at all. What haveContinue reading “There is absolutely nothing special about me….It’s about them”

My Justice – Patricia A. McKnight : AuthorHouse

My Justice – Patricia A. McKnight : AuthorHouse. Get your copy of ‪#‎MyJustice‬ thru most online resources. Your story may not be the one to make it big, but consider why your writing it in the first place. I’m amazed at the hundreds who have changed their lives, found courage to seek help and speak up. ThisContinue reading “My Justice – Patricia A. McKnight : AuthorHouse”

Will we just keep counting the bodies……..

        http://www.clipsyndicate.com/video/play/5717473 Interview courtesy of: WCIAtv, reporter Jessica Kunz This is a fabulous interview and friends I am extremely grateful for the past few months of interviews I’ve been blessed to take part in; this one by Jessica and two others with Investigative Reporter, Eric Steltzer WANDtv.com (links for these two interviewsContinue reading “Will we just keep counting the bodies……..”

Who are the forever silenced victims of Family Crimes?

          The forever silenced victims of crime are not those killed, but rather those still living in the broken destruction of their pain. It could be your Uncle, Brother, Sister, Mother, or your best friend. It could be your neighbor, and tragically if we keep ignoring these ‘terroristic abuses’ within our families, we willContinue reading “Who are the forever silenced victims of Family Crimes?”

Understanding Family Terrorism–‘Family Terrorist Act’

  As I was looking around for some more information to share in support of the ‘Family Terrorist Act’ – Trecia’s Law, mainly to bring you an update on just how many amazing signatures from strong advocate leaders, both independent & as organization leaders, who are supporting this measure. It will be wonderful to shareContinue reading “Understanding Family Terrorism–‘Family Terrorist Act’”

Dear Mr. President…..

In the FFY 2011 the National Child Abuse and Neglect Data Systems (NCANDS) recorded the demographics for 3,712,034 reports of child maltreatment across the country. Sadly, because of the low number of Child Protective Service workers (being only 33,000), and because a single call taker on each of these reports was permitted to make theContinue reading “Dear Mr. President…..”

Silence is not a lesson we should be teaching

As the attention in our country continues to circle around Mental Illness our media has increased their reporting on these issues. This morning my local news, KMOV News 4 Awake Reporter Laura Hettiger provided such a report. In her most excellent talent, she shared the St. Louis County Police Department’s actions to develop a special team;Continue reading “Silence is not a lesson we should be teaching”

Please tell me why this is not a crucial point of attention!

Child Abuse Prevention & Sexual Assault Awareness So I’m a bit angry; why you might ask? There is actually a couple of answers to this question. 1) Another year has come and gone in which not a single politician or lawmaker who has the power to call attention to the ongoing Child Abuse and FamilyContinue reading “Please tell me why this is not a crucial point of attention!”