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.
@Maura_Aura At every moment of our lives, we all have one foot in a fairy tale and the other in the abyss. P. Coelho (Eleven Minutes)
@drhenslin Anxiety does not empty tomorrow of its sorrows, but only empties today of its strength. Charles Spurgeon
@DeeLin76 “The universe is full of magical things, patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper.”
@BigBookofYou: “Too many of us are not living our dreams because we are living our fears.” -Les Brown #quote
@SarahEOlson2009 Beautiful. Let it be so. RT @soundsblue “It is the children the world almost breaks that grow up to save it.” — Frank Warren
@SarahEOlson2009 To clarify my last tweet, let it be so not because it somehow justifies being almost broken, but because *somebody* has to do it.
@SelfGrowthNow Lack of forgiveness causes almost all of our self-sabotaging behavior. – Mark Victor Hansen
@soundsblue The minute you choose to do what you really want to do, it’s a different kind of life.~ Buckminister Fuller
@Splinteredones RT @LisaMoreau1 “Man’s mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions.”~Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr
@NorvalRhodes As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them. ~JFK
@ssanquist RT @maryjblige I will say this, don’t give up, don’t stay down, get up and keep moving, love yourself no matter who believes in you or not.
[SEO: I plead a plague of wacky Twitter problems the last three days, and apologize for the short selection of linked tweets. Will be back on track next week!]
@unsuicide Free online gratitude journal [SEO: For what are you grateful?]
@SarahEOlson2009 It’s literally a new day when this shift occurs RT @Abeeliever I want to share this… “Shifting”
@StressDoc How Stress and Anger Hurt Your Heart
@HealMyPTSD 30 ways to get started living your life out loud — are you ready to make some noise? [SEO: Living life out loud is (still) not my strong point, but this exceptional article points the way.]
@monicajane9 AstraZeneca Facing 26,000 Lawsuits Over Seroquel Diabetes and massive weight gain among other probs they hid #pharma [SEO: Know what you are taking, Seroquel or otherwise, and discuss your concerns with your doctor.]
@AffirmYourLife Is your ‘tired thinking’ zapping your energy levels?
@HealMyPTSD Have you signed up to participate in this new, identity-focused PTSD research? What are you waiting for? [SEO: Read the article for the research particulars. It’s a fascinating topic.]