Gift From Within-PTSD Resources for Survivors and Caregivers

Gift From Within is a non-profit organization dedicated to those who suffer post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), those at risk for PTSD, and those who care for traumatized individuals.

This is our Facebook page but it is not a support group. The goal of this page is to be supportive, and friendly. Resources and/or materials may be suggested but remember they are only suggestions. Profane language will not be tolerated under any circumstances. Name calling, arguments and/or disruptive individuals will also be banned.

Here are the names of 2 PTSD support groups. Going Global! Survivors of Trauma & PTSD/ CPTSD Speak Up at

Another Excellent Support Group: Women With PTSD Suppport Group.

Please be sensitive about what you post about your traumatic experience. (graphic details, etc.) FB does have a policy about this since young people could be perusing the page and/or could be members.

Unfortunately, Gift From Within does not provide emergency or crisis care. If you are in a dangerous situation please call 911 or a local hotline. Here is a link for hotlines which may be helpful.

Gift From Within's website has many resources not listed here. ( We have essays, articles, poetry & art, inspirational/coping stories, book reviews, ptsd tapes, peer support and other resources.

GFW reserves the right to refuse/revoke the membership of any individual or group, who are not sensitive to our Mantra of " Life is short but there is always time for courtesy. " ~Ralph Waldo Emerson, Social Aims

Please do not add friends to this Facebook page without their knowledge. Please do not come here and advertise watches, jewelry, handbags etc. You will be banned. That is not the reason for this page. Thank you.

Please be aware that the materials on this FB page are intended for educational purposes. This is not meant to replace or act as a substitute for the care and advice given to you by your own clinician or mental health counselor.