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About authorjlpitts

J.L. Pitts is a Non-Fiction writer. She blogs about her faith and writes probing articles on Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. She is also a poet. Her newest book was published recently "Scar Wars Forged In Fight" is already stirring the nest in her memoir with a tell-all format. She is writing her third book also a non-fiction work about creating a closer walk with God. She is now a Certified Professional Counselor who specializes in helping clients to become at ease in any social situation. She herself learned these tactics after her own treatment of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder showed her the gap in evolving in a therapeutic setting and evolving in today's society. Horrified by the fact that 22 soldiers diagnosed with PTSD commit suicide every day induced her to start this blog to reach out and connect with anyone dealing with PTSD and needing a hand back into society. As a Certified Group Facilitator she has started a Meetup Group for PTSD and is currently seeking a venue in the Huntsville, Alabama area. She has been sought out by radio talk shows on the internet and people with Podcasts that are booming. She feels younger every day because she stays so active Add to all that she is a Freelance Writer who never misses a deadline. Most of her free time is spent building a website for her career. You can check out the unfinished site at http://authorjlpitts.wix.com/authorjlpitts

Do You Feel You Are So Shy or Have Social Issues that are Keeping You from a Better Life

I grew up in a dysfunctional environment and because of that I did not learn social skills. I was active in my church as a youth, but I was always an outsider who was “allowed” to be part of the … Continue reading

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A Peek Into the Beginning Procedures In My Coaching Practice

Are you a survivor of childhood sexual abuse, experiencing any of the following PTSD-related interpersonal problems in your adult life? You struggle in social situations because you feel awkward and constantly on-guard around people—not only strangers—but even among family members … Continue reading

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The Deep of Darkness

This is a poem I felt compelled to write on a day I had forgotten to take my antidepressants for like the third time that week: The blackness has come again It writhes around my body as it blocks out the … Continue reading

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A Winter Day Escapes! Want to Read a Book? Need a Certified Professional Coach?

Here in Northern Alabama we woke up to 29 degrees! It was 77 degrees one day last week. The Spring Equinox did happen! But this winter day has come to challenge us once more. Maybe we were all too busy to … Continue reading

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Goodreads Giveaway

Goodreads Book Giveaway Scar Wars Forged In Fright by J.L. Pitts Giveaway ends April 26, 2015. See the giveaway details at Goodreads. Enter to win

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Come Be Part Of a “Group Think Tank” About Problems Interacting Within Today’s Society

You do not have to have had PTSD to be held back by shyness, or feel an inadequacy to function in today’s society. Anyone who has ever had any type of social interaction problem,  I consider having  a valuable opinion to … Continue reading

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Certified Professional Coach specializing in PTSD Social Integration

To read about my own Journey of how I healed from PTSD, read my recently released book “Scar Wars Forged In Fright” Available through Amazon.com Amazon Kindle, Barnes & Noble and soon to other Brick and Mortar Stores.   Today I … Continue reading

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