Trauma-Informed Lens Podcast
Episode 94: Big Idea Series: Higher Powers and Experiences
Posted on August 13, 2019
Podcasters: Matt Bennett & Dr. Jerry Yager
In this episode, we continue our exploration the intersection of some of the biggest and most powerful ideas in history and modern science using Johnathan Haidt’s The Happiness Hypothesis as our guide. This week we put the trauma-informed lens on the concept of higher powers and experiences. How does the research and values help us understand resiliency and post-traumatic growth?
- How do you see religion or spirituality affecting the resiliency of those you serve?
- What effects has trauma had on the spirituality of those you serve?
- What ways might spirituality, higher powers, peak experiences help those you serve to recover?