In support of all who have survived the trauma of abuse.

Surviving My Past

My Life with Dissociation, Anxiety, & PTSD

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Repercussions on the Road to Trauma Recovery.
I am very excited to share this guest blogger post with you; it comes from my friend Phoenix.  Along with[...]
A new journey in physical and mental health.
I had an epiphany the other day. I was thinking to myself as I was getting ready for work, "[...]
The safe, familiar companion of guilt.
Growing up, I don't recall ever having a security blanket like many other children have.  Although I didn't actually have[...]
My letter to Anxiety
It's no secret that writing out our feelings helps us understand ourselves better. Whether it's journaling, blogging, or simply writing[...]
What It Means to Go From Victim to Empowered.
For all of us that have survived the trauma of abuse, we have definitely been a victim of painful, haunting past.[...]
Self doubt and second guessing past relationships.
Mental Health is such a broad topic.  When we think of those words, Mental Health, we often think think of[...]
Dealing with a vulnerability hangover.
There aren't too many things to experience that are as bad as a hangover. If you've ever had too much[...]
Get back up, dust yourself off, and keep going!
You don't always know how you are going to react to a stressful situation until the reality of it actually hits[...]

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What is Surviving My Past?

This blog exists to validate and encourage all who have survived the trauma of abuse. As a survivor of childhood sexual abuse, narcissistic abuse, and bullying, Matt shares his journey with others to raise awareness and inspire everyone to speak up and speak out. You are not alone!