75: Surviving, Healing, & The Pitfalls of Advocacy. Guest: Lori Anne Thompson

Have you been told to (or seen others) push through personal pain and trauma while engaging in advocacy for the health of the Church without being given the tools to manage your (or their) own emotional wellness? Are you often feeling overwhelmed and exhausted?

Meet Lori Anne Thompson: a compassionate survivor, storyteller, and student. Lori Anne is a devoted wife, mother, and enthusiastic cook who loves to share her passion for sustainable rhythms and healing for those who have survived trauma.

Lori Anne and Amy talk through these topics in this episode of the Untangled Faith podcast:

Who is Lori Anne Thompson?

The Three Phases of Recovery

How trauma can’t be your whole life

Chronic activation

Finding sustainable ways to give back

Red flags to look for

Becoming what we’re against

The power of saying no.

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Lori Anne Thompson victim impact statement regarding Ravi Zacharias https://loriannethompson.com/2021/02/08/lori-anne-thompson-victim-impact-statement/



Truth & Repair: How Trauma Survivors Envision Justice by Judith Herman: https://amzn.to/3mxzx0W

Related Episodes:

67: The Secret to Being Courageous. Guest: KJ Ramsey

55: A Curious Faith. Guest: Lore Wilbert

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