• Bookmark and Share

Journaling and the Art of Self-Awareness

Last Updated on Wednesday, March 06, 2013

"Loss makes artists of us all as we weave new patterns in the fabric of our lives."~ Greta W. Crosby, Author of Tree and Jubilee, a book of meditation

Writing about any situation will help you gain perspective on it. Many people find they can identify and express their feelings through journaling. This expression not only contributes to our self-awareness, it also contributes to healing through the letting out of emotions, self-acceptance, and the identification of any negative self-talk patterns that we should and can intentionally replace with positive thoughts.

 

We get to revisit and revise our thoughts as they ebb and flow. We get to acknowledge our sorrows; speak to, honor and love those we have lost; and find meaning so we can move forward with hope and strength. Writing need not be confined to prose. Prayers, poems, favorite quotations, and drawings often take wing on the pages of our journals.

 

We invite you to share your writing in the Writing Heals Forum on www.preeclampsia.org.

UPCOMING EVENTS

We’ll be Speaking Here


California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative
Preeclampsia Toolkit Review and Patient Support

September 25, 2015

 

Dignity Health Summit, Las Vegas, NV

October 1-2, 2015

 

Grand Rounds - Tampa General Hospital, Tampa FL

October 28, 2015

 

March of Dimes Prematurity Prevention Conference
Crystal City, VA

November 17, 2015

 

11th Annual Texas Conference on Health Disparities
Ft. Worth, TX

June 9-10, 2016

 

Invite Us to Speak at Your Event

 

Preeclampsia in the News

Featured Video

What’s Happening on Twitter

Preeclampsia Had a baby in the past 5 months? Was your pregnancy complicated by preeclampsia? You may qualify for a research study http://t.co/I4tabZMnWH
21hreplyretweetfavorite
Preeclampsia Check out new and upcoming locations for the ongoing #PRESERVE1 study. One may be near you! https://t.co/ohcMy80HXg
21hreplyretweetfavorite
Preeclampsia We want to spread preeclampsia & HELLP syndrome awareness coast-to-coast... but we can't do it without you! Want... http://t.co/zOluu8BnUD

Press Releases by Year

Other Resources

JOIN OUR MAILING LIST. We respect your privacy.