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Hello I Feel Scared And New!

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#1 ladybird

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Posted 14 October 2004 - 04:36 PM

hello, i just wanted to introduce myself as i feel very scared and new to this. i have been abused all my life or up until i was 19, i'm 22 now and finally told somebody who got me help, i have been seeing a therapist for 18 months now, and finally, i feel like things will be ok. i was so overwhelmed at finding this site and realising i'm not alone in my troubles, anyway - enough about me, i just wanted to say hi. blink.gif

#2 Ardatha


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Posted 14 October 2004 - 04:50 PM

No, hun, you're not alone. Welcome to the forum and I am sure you'll find lots of really nice and caring people here. I know how empowering it feels to realize finally that you are not alone. smile.gif



#3 Kelly


    Sesame Street Rocks!

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Posted 14 October 2004 - 06:33 PM

You will never be alone here smile.gif . Welcome to the group.

Take gentle care.

#4 Guest_butterfly_*

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Posted 14 October 2004 - 06:34 PM

WELCOME greet.gif

I'm so glad you found your way here....I'm sorry for what has
happened to you. You are never alone throb.gif

Butterfly hug.gif throb.gif hug.gif

#5 -Nicole-


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Posted 14 October 2004 - 06:50 PM

Welcome ladybird hug.gif

You are no longer alone now that you have found AS! I hope you find this place a wonderful help along your healing journey. I know I have.

Welcome again! hug.gif

#6 Heavensent

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Posted 14 October 2004 - 08:43 PM

Welcome Ladybird,
No, you are not alone. I am so glad that you were brave enough to tell, and get help in therapy so soon. You are on the right track, and we are all here for you. greet.gif wub.gif wub.gif

#7 Survivors sanctuary

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    We were beset by conflicts without and by fears within

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Posted 15 October 2004 - 01:55 AM

Welcome to AS, I hope that being here can help in your healing journey .. hug.gif

#8 Donna


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Posted 15 October 2004 - 02:04 PM


Welcome to AS honey. hug.gif

Im sorry that you have a reason to be here but i am glad that you found this group. Post away and know that we are here for you... hug.gif hug.gif


Donna =)

#9 Charlene


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Posted 17 October 2004 - 06:38 PM

welcome to the boards greet.gif
hope we can all help throb.gif

#10 Guest_SiempreSelena_*

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Posted 24 October 2004 - 12:09 AM

hug.gif welcome mia hug.gif
you are and will never be alone.
Glad that you found this forum, but sorry what happed.