isolated?

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isolated?

Postby Blossom » Mon May 14, 2012 5:03 pm

I read of one person's online support strategy, in a suicide bereavement newsletter.

Facing isolation, in a rural OR big city sense, a woman (who lost her son) and her sister, set up their own private facebook page (I assume that they were separated by distance or one or both worked full-time), and would encourage/commiserate with each other, using video links, photos, words, recording minor and major activities - going for walks, staying in bed, the things that would get them through the day, blurt out the crappy bits and joyful bits too - all the 'minor' things that 'major' in surviving. It was very meaningful to the woman in the article and fundamental to her on-going recovery.

I thought this might help someone here. (Any bloody port in a storm, I say!)
Blossom x

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Re: isolated?

Postby Crystl » Mon May 14, 2012 7:12 pm

that's a brilliant idea blossom..thanks for sharing
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