The statistic for sexual trauma are staggering. The most recent statistics show that: Every 98 seconds an American is sexually assaulted 1 in 5 girls and 1 in 20 boys is a victim of child sexual abuse; Self-report studies show that 20% of adult females and 5-10% of adult males recall a childhood sexual assault or sexual abuse incident; Reclaiming pleasure after trauma is possible with the correct guidance and practices. Join Devi and her guest Rachael Maddox as they discuss: 1- The definition of trauma 2- How eroticism and role play can create sexual healing 3- How to move through numbness, pain, shame and enter into pleasure 4- How to find or be a safe sexual healing guide 5- What Radical Self Consent looks like + much, much, much more! Find out more at http://deviwardtantra.com/tantra-podcast/ RACHAEL MADDOX | COACH, TRAUMA RESOLUTION EDUCATION & AUTHOR Rachael Maddox is a trauma resolution educator, coach and guide who’s helped hundreds of women and men resolve their sexual trauma and reclaim their pleasure, power and wholeness. In her first book, SECRET BAD GIRL, Rachael tells the story of her return to wildness, sensuality, health and embodied safety after a decade of living under the trauma spell. Her next book, SEX AFTER TRAUMA, publishes fall 2018, and is written to help people navigate life between the sheets after they’ve been through the worst of it. On a fierce mission to help as many women as possible who’ve experienced trauma, Rachael offers one-on-one support, groups, articles and courses for women who are ready to dance hard with life. If you’re new to Rachael or the territory of trauma resolution, check out the free 8-part video series, Becoming a Grown Goddess, that covers Trauma 101, Boundaries & Belonging, Sex After Trauma, and more! Rachael’s professional training includes Alchemical Alignment Trauma Resolution & Embodiment of Spirit, The Coaches Training Institute and The Awakened Leadership Academy. For fun, Rachael writes songs on her ukulele, swims naked as often as possible, and lays quietly under trees.