Navigating a Pandemic Holiday Season

The air is crisp and everywhere you go, there are bright and colorful lights, shimmering garland, and decked-out trees in windows. Images of Santa, snowmen, and angels abound. It looks like every other holiday season, but this year feels vastly different for most of us.

As a trauma therapist, I have heard a variety of opinions on how the holidays ought to be handled this year. The primary issue, not…