Best Tweets for Trauma Survivors is a weekly Friday feature. My selections are entirely subjective, and I know it will never be possible to include every great resource tweeted. But I can try! I’ve personally read all tweeted links, and believe them to be of great value.
Disclaimer: I am in no way responsible for content found on any other website. Stay safe, and don’t follow links if you believe you might be triggered by them. Also, I will not be re-checking links from older Best Tweets posts, and if the site’s archived URL is different from the one I’ve provided here, you may need to do a search on their site.
Please add your candidates for Best Tweets For Trauma Survivors in the comments.
@LisaKiftTherapy Haiti, the world is weeping with you.
@Ellen_Brown A great pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do. — Unknown #quote #LifeTransitions
@SarahEOlson2009 IMO, a therapist who “gets” this in the most do-no-harm way can work miracles. RT @Splinteredones @ssanquist you make our soul hurt less.
@DharmaTalks The slower you go the sooner you will arrive at your destination, Learn all that you can ~ #Mindfulness
@life_with_DID “Time and memory are works of art.”– Guyau
@rcinstitute Tragedy reminds us: we are all vulnerable; we are all fragile; we are all connected.
@PsychDigest “The Constitution only gives people the right to pursue happiness. You have to catch it yourself.” ~Ben Franklin
@resurrection58 “Of course it is happening inside your head, Harry, but why on earth should that mean that it is not real?” J.K. Rowling
@MonicaTweeter RT @CreativityNow “Every act of conscious learning requires the willingness to suffer injury to ones self esteem.” ~T.Szasz
@ssanquist RT @heidiko44: If you allow somebody else to control your emotions you are out of control #mentalhealth
@woundedgenius We are healed of our suffering only by experiencing it to the full. – Marcel Proust – that hardly seems fair!
@MizzMeggs I have never known someone who’s experienced a significant level of healing without writing about their issues in some way, shape or form.
@ArmyWellBeing Great read for ALL Soldiers: ‘Real Warrior’ Describes Post-Traumatic Stress #SOT
@APAHelpCenter Linked PDF Resources from Natl Child Traumatic Stress Network to help in Recovery: Aftermath of an earthquake #Haiti
@life_with_DID Time distortions in #DID and other #trauma based disorders #dissociation #MPD #PTSD
@petrogenic How trauma affects your memory
@Mindful_Living Exploring the Upside of Depression | Mindfulness and Psychotherapy
@petrogenic DID as “Extreme Borderline” – and a bit of a weird article that got me thinking. [SEO: Is DID an extreme form of BPD? Excellent musings – both in this article and in its comments.]
@ssanquist: Really good post! Kellevision: Trauma and Numbing
@petrogenic Staying present during therapy: grounding techniques (via @drkathleenyoung)
@Gimundo 25 Amazing Websites and Online Resources for Inspiration, Positivity, and More Good News [SEO: Most of these websites do not make me cringe. They embrace a variety of themes, and in fact, I find some of the most awesome photos and inspirational stories in them. Take what you like, and leave the rest!]