Joshua

Regaining confidence after an attack

From Carol-Beth's journal, when Joshua was 10... A couple of weeks ago we spent a few days with some dear friends of ours. We love to spend time with them and their kids and our kids get along so well that we won't hear from any of them for hours. The very first night we… Continue reading Regaining confidence after an attack

Joshua, Noah

How to support a child who has experienced trauma

Your child may have Post Traumatic Stress Disorder or he may have some symptoms but never receive an official diagnosis, like Joshua.  My simple mom-mind finds it easiest to think of it in very basic terms.  My prayer for Joshua was to be able to no longer relive what had happened to him.  I’m thankful… Continue reading How to support a child who has experienced trauma

Joshua, Mom

What to do when stress from past trauma lingers

10/10/2007 Carol-Beth's journal Tonight Joshua went to dance class. He's taking a hip hop class and a tap class. During the tap class a little girl who's about a head taller than him decided that staring at him, but not speaking, would be fun. He didn't think it was fun. I checked in on him… Continue reading What to do when stress from past trauma lingers

Joshua, The Not Destroyed Family

Joshua Scott, the Not Destroyed inspiration

  Raising an Alpha Male isn’t always easy, but it’s rewarding beyond measure. Besides Carol-Beth, Joshua is the one most likely to rub others the “wrong way” when they meet, but he’s much more likely to inspire tremendous awe and inspiration.  Why?  He’s an alpha male and he takes no prisoners.  Joshua is who he… Continue reading Joshua Scott, the Not Destroyed inspiration