Abused Survivors support groupTop Rated This support group has been formed to offer an outstretched hand to adult survivors of abuse (physical, verbal, emotional or sexual abuse). You are not alone and I want you to know that. There is no such word as "dwelling" or that phrase "get over it already" because we all know that abuse from childhood takes a long time to get through and a whole lot of support. Join us on this list and email with others who understand your needs and wants. Seek support from others and be there to support them through their difficult times too. Anyone looking for info for projects, surveys, or is NOT legitimately verbally, physically, or mentally abused or NOT a supporter of one are not welcome. https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/AbusedSurvivors/info -
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Adult Survivors of Child AbuseTop Rated Adult Survivors of Child Abuse (ASCA) is an individual and group support program for adult survivors of physical, sexual, and/or emotional child abuse or neglect.
ASCA's StepWork (21 steps) is a statement of the tasks and issues that most adult survivors face during their recovery from child abuse. Unlike some self-help programs, ASCA does not require that participants work the steps - although you may choose to do so - or that the steps be worked in a linear order. StepWork is a process whereby you concentrate on one particular step at a time in a given recovery program.
The Morris Center's "Survivor to Thriver" manual (a 115 page guidebook for ASCA participants, as well as for any survivor of physical, sexual and/or emotional child abuse or neglect) and all ASCA materials are available free to download. http://www.ascasupport.org/ -
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After Silence After Silence is a community designed to help survivors communicate in the recovery of rape, sexual abuse, and domestic violence. Their mission is to support, empower, validate, and educate survivors, as well as their families and supporters. http://www.aftersilence.org/ -
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Christian Survivors Forums This forum is a safe place for survivors of abuse to honestly deal with their hurt, and their issues in a Christian fellowship. We spend time working through issues as a group, supporting each other as friends. It is a forum for those genuinely wanting to heal from their pasts, and move on into true survivorship! http://www.christiansurvivors.com/forums/ -
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Dissociative Disorder Yahoo support groupTop Rated This support group is being offered to those people who have been diagnosed with any of the dissociative disorders such as DID, dissociative amnesia, dissociative fugue, etc.
Pandora's ProjectTop Rated Pandora's Project is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to providing information, support, and resources to survivors of rape and sexual abuse and their friends and family. We have been devoted to recovery and healing since 1999. http://www.pandys.org/ -
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The Wounded Healer Journal The Wounded Healer Journal (TWHJ) is the oldest point of presence on the web for psychotherapists and others who have experienced the devastation of trauma including child abuse. Created and maintained from 1995-2002 by Linda Chapman, TWHJ is now managed by Carol McClure.
To find out how to report child abuse click here. To go to the Dru Sjodin National Sex Offender Public Website click here.
TWHJ has both forums and chat rooms for Adult Survivors of Trauma and Abuse. We also have a Resources site that can assist you in finding more information about many of the topics found in the forums.
Topics discussed in the TWHJ Forums include: Treatment after abuse and trauma (counseling, psychotherapy, psychiatric care), psychological effects of child sexual abuse, neglect, physical and verbal abuse, domestic violence, dissociative identity disorder (DID - formerly multiple personality disorder or MPD), PTSD (post traumatic stress disorder), dealing with emotional maltreatment, abandonment, ritual abuse, depression, panic and anxiety, incest, sexual assault, self injury, eating disorders, alternative therapies including EMDR and energy therapies like Healing Touch, mental health resources, health issues, male survivors, relationship issues, crisis lines, finding a therapist, bipolar disorder, addiction, grief and loss, and spirituality -- to name a few. http://www.twhj.com/ -
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Stalking Victims Sanctuary Stalking Victims Sanctuary is an excellent resource and a safe community for stalking victims. It's time to get the word out in order to help the victims of this escalating crisis and to help others not become victims at all.
This is our safe space, our Sanctuary, where the goal is to support each other, and to help each other regain control of our lives. http://www.stalkingvictims.com/ -
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Survivors Hope This is a website set up for survivors who have been affected by abuse of any type, and suffer from mental illness. I hope you will feel very welcome here. Survivors Hope is a website for survivors of abuse and rape. Here we hope to help you find support and help you on your journey. We offer help and advice and support. Where you can explore your life’s events and what meanings they have for you. We hope you make friendships and have fun. This can be done on the forums and chat rooms provided. The forums are closely moderated and checked. http://www.survivorshope.org/ -
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Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests (SNAP), an independent and confidential organization, with no connections with the church or church officials, is the nation's largest, oldest and most active support group for women and men wounded by religious authority figures (priests, ministers, bishops, deacons, nuns and others). SNAP offers a Discussion Board, link to SNAP Community on MSN.com, a place to publish your essays, a catalog of clergy abuse editorials to newspapers, help articles, and more. http://www.snapnetwork.org/ -
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Unsilenced - Abuse Survivors of VA Unite A safe and trusting environment is the first step toward beginning the healing process and journey to recovering ones self.
We are a group of individuals who are here for friendship, support, sharing and healing. Whether verbal, physical, sexual or emotional, if you have ever experienced abuse or know someone who has, you know the lasting effects it can have on ones life. If you are a survivor of abuse or neglect, or are a supporter of a survivor, you have come to the right place. You are welcome here. Please join us on our path to wholeness. http://www.meetup.com/unsilenced -
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Women's LawTop Rated The Mission of WomensLaw.org is to provide easy-to-understand legal information and resources to women living with or escaping domestic violence or sexual assault. The site publishes state-specific legal information for domestic violence. They provide help through email, directly to women and advocates, throughout the U.S. http://www.womenslaw.org/ -
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