Survivors Helping Survivors
What is Complex Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (CPTSD) ?
“Complex PTSD comes in response to chronic traumatization over the course of months or, more often, years. This can include emotional, physical, and/or sexual abuses, domestic violence, living in a war zone, being held captive, human trafficking, and other organized rings of abuse, and more. While there are exceptional circumstances where adults develop C-PTSD, it is most often seen in those whose trauma occurred in childhood”. Learn More…
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We’re here for you with affordable group calls, facilitated by trauma-informed professionals, including certified coaches, licensed clinicians, and highly respected advocates, who specialize in complex trauma recovery.
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We have several groups to choose from, each providing a safe place to come and receive support from other survivors healing in a safe community. Learn more and get plugged into a group of your choice.
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Join us every week as we read and discuss trauma-informed resources in a safe atmosphere, by world-renown authors. Registration is always open, so you can join us anytime. Learn more and get signed up today!
Each week you’ll receive an email, filled with resources, including blog posts, articles, podcasts, & videos, curated by our research team, to help encourage and equip you in your daily healing journey.
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Each day you’ll receive 1 text, with an encouraging thought or nugget of wisdom to help inspire you as you heal from your past and embrace the hope that is possible in recovery. Sign up for FREE today and begin receiving your texts.
Weekly Content to Inform & Encourage
Every week, the staff writers here at CPTSD Foundation publish content that is trauma-informed and designed to not only inform and educate but also encourage and inspire as you continue to heal.
“I’m so inspired by all you’re doing and am excited to continue working with you”. – Guy
We are a proud sponsor of the award-winning, highly acclaimed, Trauma Therapist Podcast with Guy MacPherson. Inspiring interviews with thought-leaders and game-changers in the fields of trauma, mindfulness, addiction
Abreaction - The discharge of emotion involved in recalling an event that has been repressed because it was consciously intolerable. https://www.verywellmind.com/understanding-abreaction-1065382 Acting out - Originally an analytic term referring to the expression of...
Most people have heard of post-traumatic stress disorder that afflicts many men and women returning from a war zone. It is characterized by flashbacks, unstable mood, and survivor’s remorse. However, many have never heard of a condition that often develops in...
Anyone who has ever had a flashback or a dissociative episode knows what triggers are and how they can affect lives. This article will examine triggers in-depth to help you understand their definition, what causes them, and how to overcome them. What are Triggers?...
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Here at CPTSD Foundation, we are taking a revolutionary approach to healing from complex trauma. We understand each survivor heals in their own way and in their own time. There is no cookie-cutter approach to healing and building up resilience.
Being survivors ourselves, we know the importance of ongoing support, even when seeing a trauma-informed helping professional. That’s why we’ve developed Daily Recovery Support, to help take your journey to the next level of healing.
We invite you to learn more about our daily calls and consider joining us as we cover a wide range of topics which are sure to inspire and encourage you as you begin or continue to break free from the chains of trauma and seek the life you dream of and deserve.