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Help, My Friend Is Cutting

Help, my friend is cutting. I have written many blogs on the subject of cutting.  We’ve discussed what it is, why people do it, the consequences, and some possible solutions to the problem.  But, today, I want to talk specifically to the friends of cutters. This can be a hard subject to talk about and…

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A Door of Hope for Cutters

Learn How Door of Hope Can Help You Self-injury, also known as cutting is a deliberate injuring of the body which is usually done in secret and NOT for attention, but as a cry for help. However self-injury is a temporary fix to a deep rooted problem. Cutting brings release when dealing with overwhelming emotions. A destructive cycle of needing to…

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Change the Pattern of Negative Self-Talk

Are you your biggest fan or biggest critic? By: Brigid (volunteer and blogger for MAM – Morning After Ministries) Words can make you smile, laugh, cry, and scream. Words have changed lives and will continue to do so forever. Words can build up and tear down relationships. Words have power. So what about the words in…

Bad Break Up and Unhealthy Relationships

My boyfriend of 5 years broke up with me and told me he had a date with some someone via text message. My son who loves him was as crushed as I was, as he felt as if he had lost a father. Through talking to a HopeCoach, we uncovered that I had been in…