General Links

General Links – INDEX
  • Helpful Tools
  • Helpful Individuals
  • Spiritual and/or Metaphysical
  • Campaigns for Change
  • Petitions
  • Human Rights
  • Abuse, Violence, Crime
  • Memory
  • Trauma
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Response – PTSR (commonly called PTSD/PTS Disorder)
Disclaimer: Although I do my best to screen the content of these links to ensure they are legitimate, accurate and safe, I do not claim to agree with or condone everything that is in these links, and I am not responsible for their content or any triggers they may contain. Please be cautious with them, and always make your own decisions about their value to you.


Helpful Tools

Center for Nonviolent Communication – compassionate communication: the language of peace –
Playback Theatre – improv theatre for change – with International Network –
Lifespan Integration – connecting ego states through time –
The Chopra Center – balance, heal, transform – includes meditations and on-line library –
Chopra Foundation – dedicated to helping create a peaceful, just, sustainable and healthy world – New Friends New Life – transforming the lives of women and their children –

Helpful Individuals

Dr. Christiane Northrup – leading authority in the field of women’s health and wellness –
Dr. Peter Breggin – author and leader in psychiatric education and reform –
Gayle D’Ambrosio-Crabtree – Hope for Healing – and Voices of Hope –

Spiritual and/or Metaphysical

Louise L. Hay – metaphysical healing author and leader – and
Deepak Chopra – physician, author and leader in mind body spirit health and healing education –
Wayne Dyer – author and speaker in the field of self-development –
The Sacred Tree and other First Nations spirituality-related art
The Review of Metaphysics – a philosophical quarterly –
Silent Unity Prayer Resource – live people, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year – for over 100 years –

Campaigns for Change

The Suppressed Histories Archives – restoring women to cultural memory –
WanttoKnow.Info – connects the dots for those who want to know –
Fierce Love – documentary filmmaker and “spiritual media activist” Velcrow Ripper –
Psychologists for Social Responsibility – building cultures of peace with social justice –
Sojourners – faith in action for social justice –
Common Dreams – building progressive community –
Peace Women – a project of the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom –


Petitions at – the world’s petition platform


Human Rights

United for Human Rights – making human rights a fact –
Human Rights Watch – dedicated to defending and protecting human rights –
Physicians for Human Rights – using science and medicine to stop human rights violations –
Center for Constitutional Rights – based in US Constitution and Universal Declaration of Human Rights –
The Elders – independent global leaders working together for peace and human rights –
Electronic Frontier Foundation – defending your rights in the digital world –
International Center Against Abuse of Covert Technologies – for victims of electronic terrorism worldwide –

Abuse, Violence, Crime

Restorative Justice – theory of justice for repairing harm caused or revealed by criminal behaviour –
Eighteen and Under – confidential support, info, online chat, and more, for anyone under 18 who has experienced sexual, physical or emotional abuse –
Signs of Emotional Abuse – what it is and what to look for  –
What is Spiritual Abuse? – a definition –
Stop Child Abuse – child abuse, trafficking, extreme abuse survivor speech –
National Association for People Abused in Childhood – UK support and info –
ASCA – adults surviving child abuse – Australia support, education, advocacy and training programs –
SNAP – survivors’ network of those abused by priests – healing, prevention and justice –
Restoration in Christ Ministries – training and support for those called to restore lives shattered by abuse –
Stop Child Sexual Abuse – to expose and stop Child Sexual Abuse (CSA) and help survivors heal –
Rigorous Intuition – what you don’t know can’t hurt them –
B.C. Ending Violence Association – supports victim-serving and anti-violence programs in BC –
V-Day Foundation – global activist movement to end violence against women and girls –
Articles about Abuse
Web MD – Brain Development Harmed in Mistreated
Recovered Memories of Sexual Abuse: Scientific Research & Scholarly


The Human Memory – what it is, how it works, how it can go wrong –
How Stuff Works – website with multi-disciplinary spectrum of information –
Articles about Memory
Recovered Memories of Sexual Abuse: Scientific Research & Scholarly Resources


Trauma Symptom Inventory – John Briere, Ph.D. –
David Baldwin’s Trauma Information Pages – award winning site –
  • external links – to research on trauma and related psychology and medical info
  • about trauma – trauma and PTSD symptoms, responses and coping strategies
  • trauma support – information about types of trauma, trauma responses, ways of coping with stress, treatment approaches, and related mental health issues
Psychological Impacts of Trauma (DID) – information and resources for survivors, therapists and others –
International Violence, Abuse and Trauma Center – international resource and training center –
Sidran Institute – helping people understand, manage and treat trauma and dissociation –
International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation (ISSTD) – FAQ index –
Healthcare Toolbox – guide to helping children and families cope with illness and injury –
Abacus Training Services – UK training for working with trauma abuse survivors –
Trauma Research Center, Inc. – child abuse recovery, trauma and dissociation-related articles –
Articles about Trauma
Trauma and Recovery: The Aftermath of Violence and related articles by Judith Herman

Post Traumatic Stress Response – PTSR 

(commonly called Post Traumatic Stress Disorder or PTSD)

PTSD Information – conquer the past. create the future. –
Third of a Lifetime – curated PTSD resources –
US Department of Veterans Affairs – National Center for
Veterans Information – PTSD – links, videos, checklists and measurement tools –
United Children of Veterans – information on PTSD in children of war veterans –
Articles about PTS – Post Traumatic Stress
Study Links Asthma with Post Traumatic