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.
@LillyAnn On any journey, we must find out where we are before we can plan the first step. ~ Kathy Boevink
@LisaKiftTherapy “The single greatest thing you can do to change your life today would be to start being grateful for what you have right now” ~ Oprah Winfrey
@CarePathways Focus on doing your best rather than if others think you are good enough.
@Splinteredones How do you know that you’re in the right therapy? Bad therapy is easy and good therapy is gut-wrenching. The End. [SEO: Truer words never spoken!]
@Maura_Aura True Strength comes from knowing when you are Fragile. ~ M.C.
@LillyAnn The farther behind I leave the past, the closer I am to forging my own character. ~ Isabelle Eberhardt
@rcinstitute Wisdom Wednesday: wisdom is distinguishing between your inner sage and your inner critic.
@SarahEOlson2009 I have to really work on the self-compassion thing myself, and then I always wonder (like it’s a new thought) why I stopped.
@WilliamHarryman “The man who fears suffering is already suffering from what he fears.” ~ Michel de Montaigne
@jennyjoneses I believe the most important single thing, beyond discipline and creativity is daring to dare. ~ Maya Angelou (via @Splinteredones)
@PromiseToMe “Don’t allow your wounds to transform you into someone you are not.” ~ Paulo Coelho
@TWLOHA “I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it.” ~ Maya Angelou
@IngridElfver #MindsetSHIFT: Breathe out fear, listlessness, hopelessness, and weariness. Breathe in bliss.
@Splinteredones I feel so concerned for, so safe, so understood, so valued, so validated, so thankful, so heard, so met where I am, so much that it’s okay.
@PsychDigest “Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.” ~ Carl G. Jung
@MarjieKnudsen The Healing Properties of Tears: 7 Good Reasons to Cry ~ (via @todaysmama)
@DrKathleenYoung What’s Love Got To Do With It? Self-Love and Healing
@GoodthingZ 3 Shades of Happiness
@kris_burns The Book of Wisdom – 101 Posts for the All-Around Balanced Life [SEO: This is an exquisite collection of 101 posts from around the Web, organized in categories, discussing various aspects of living one’s life in balance. Disclosure: I have not read every single post linked yet, but I intend to.]
@GoodthingZ 7 Ways to Love Yourself