I came across this on doorofhopeforteens whose web details are below. It is very similar to the principles in Celebrate Recovery, a course I attended a couple of years ago. The principals are great for parents and young people alike. … Continue reading
This video is so helpful to both Mums/supporters and those who suffer with Self Harm. Why not take a few minutes, find a quiet space and listen to a message of HOPE today. Remember – Don’t go through … Continue reading
August 12, 2015
Tagged Advice, facts, healing, helping your child, hope, Organisations, overcoming, parenting, recovery, stories, support, testimonies
A very informative article for those who want to understand more about helping young people recover http://www.thesite.org/mental-health/self-harm/steps-to-self-harm-recovery-5697.html
Helpful if your son/daughter wants to overcome self-harm but feels trapped.
If your son/daughter wants help then why not show them this. It is in keeping with youth culture and it’s great to see young people encouraging each other to find a different way.
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Tagged Advice, freedom, friendship, healing, Help, helping your child, hope, ideas, online help, overcoming, recovery, Strength, support, testimonies
MOTHERING SUNDAY A few years ago my social media pages were full of pictures of Mums being treated to lovely meals or receiving flowers, cards and other gifts. However my experience was far from this happy picture. Sites like Facebook … Continue reading
Mums take a look at this link for some really great ideas. If your son/daughter is at the stage where they seriously want to recover distractions really do help. http://lifelineforattemptsurvivors.org/100-ways-to-get-through-the-next-5-minutes/
YESTERDAY I threaded beads of black and red Upon a rusty chain My mind not fixed on freedom, but on pain Ingrained addiction, self-harm’s gain TODAY I replace the chain with golden thread And choose instead to say That … Continue reading
February 19, 2015
Tagged creativity, freedom, golden thread, healing, hope, imagery, overcoming, recovery, restoration, rusty chains