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Hi everyone 

I was told about AfterSilence from my counselor my counselor encouraged me to sign up.  this year marks the 4 year anniversary of the trauma I endured when I was 18 years old

I'm an old soul when it comes to music. One of my favorite artists is Johnny Mathis his music has been comforting to me through many rough times in my life. Im currently a senior in college I plan to work with young people after I graduate

Nice to meet you all 🙂

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Hello eitalianqueen,

Welcome to AfterSilence. I am very sorry for the trauma you experienced for years ago. Nobody has the right to hurt another this way. You have found a very supportive site, tho. You are not alone.

Take your time and look around, and when you are comfortable feel free to interact with members. You will find them understanding and kind. I am glad that you were encouraged to seek us out. I wish you well on this journey we call healing.

Mary

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Welcome @eitalianqueen to After Silence.  I’m sorry for what brought you here but I’m happy you are here reaching out for support.  Good job taking this step in your healing process.  You are not alone and what happened to you wasn’t your fault.  Take your time exploring and post when you are ready.  If you have any questions feel free to message me. 

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Hi @eitalianqueen

Welcome to AS. I'm sorry for the trauma that brought you here, but I'm glad you found the site and decided to join. This is a safe space and we are all here to support each other. Survivor four years post trauma is a big accomplishment and something you should be proud of. It shows how strong and brave you are. Healing takes time, but it sounds like you are on the right path. You are welcome to post and share on this site whenever you feel comfortable. I hope you end up finding this site to be as helpful as I do. 

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Dear @eitalianqueen

I am sorry for all that you have been through.   You have been so brave in reaching out to us, please know that this is never easy!   We are all here for you and we want to support you.  You're not alone in your healing journey and are always welcome to lean on us for extra support.  You can post as much or as little as you like.  We are here to support you in the way you need.  I have found this community to be very helpful.  Everyone is so understanding and non-judgmental and I am hoping you feel the same way once you've gotten to know us a little.   

All my best,
missfrier

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Hi, @eitalianqueen - 

Welcome to After Silence! I'm sorry for the anniversary you're going through from your trauma. I know how hard anniversaries hit. I hope you're able to get some good support and make it through this okay! 

Feel free to post and reach out for additional support if you need to! Or you can always message me if you prefer one-on-one communication :) I'm here if you need anything! 

Sending you a warm welcome,
Poppy

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