The Armenian Weekly January 2022
Efforts to relieve this stress have gained new momentum through the work of ArmeniaRecoveryNow, a team of Armenian and international supporters who teach the Transcendental Meditation® technique™ free of charge. ArmeniaRecoveryNow was formed in February 2021 through the non-profit Alliance for PTSD Recovery.
Asbarez April 2022
“Armenians have experienced cyclic trauma for generations. We are very stressed as a nation. But there is always a way to break the cycle. Not to forget what happened, but we don’t want to let trauma exhaust us..”
“Thanks to Teacher John (TM teacher.) Now I feel calmer and better, my day is full of positive energy. My memory has improved a lot, I remember things that I left deep somewhere in the past.” “I feel more active, energetic and full of energy,” say graduates Sona Hakobyan, Olga Sargsyan and Olga Javadyan.
“When those kids learned the technique, they immediately stopped stuttering and began to speak fluently, but the real satisfaction I got was how desperate, frustrated people came back to life, their eyes shone, the light returned in those eyes.”