Aloha, I'm Moana!I'm currently occupied with other things on this site so my response rate will be very slow.Â
I'm currently doing only one member chat a week due to time constraints! If I don't reply right away, feel free to poke me again. â¤Â
I'm not always fast with responding so it is possible I am around the site but will still take time to get back to you, this is because I have some other commitments on the site!For members - You're all awesome and brave to reach out for help! The topics I'm comfortable with are listed on my profile but I'm still open to talk about anything that is on your mind! If you do message me, please include what you want to talk about. If you're just greeting me, it might be hard to schedule a chat without knowing what we have to talk about. So, I would appreciate if you let me know what's on your mind in your initial message. I'm not accepting personal requests and only taking one member chat from the General Requests. So, if you're looking for a listener it would be best if you search for another listener from the Browse Listeners Page. I hope you will understand!For listeners - You're amazing! Having doubts with your listening is natural and completely fine. I'm a Quality Teen Star and a part of Quality Coaching Team. I'm currently not accepting mentees due to my role as CTSL for TSEBI, it will take me some time to get back to accepting some mentee requests, I hope you will understand. Although if you have any questions or want to get more involved in the community, feel free to PM me and I will get back to you as soon as I can!Some of the roles I have here are -Chat SupporterPeer SupporterQuality Teen StarCommunity Teen Star Leader for Teen Self-Esteem & Body Image sub-communityÂ
ðAbout MeðHey there everyone! I am LavenderFlower, but you can call me Lavender or LavÂ I like video games, writing, acting, music, and art. Iâm super interested in Psychology and Forensics as well. I listen to those with Personality Disorders and Dissociative Disorders on top of the categories I have listed. I also take chats about attention seeking and lying. I am an empathetic listener who will do their best to support you. If you want to schedule a chat with me personally, you will have to do so using my Booking Button, which can be found at the bottom of my page. Please only take 1 slot.ðInvolvementsð
Support Session Leader
Verified Listener + Verified Listener Team
Intern Mentor + Intern Graduate with Honours
Quality MentorBooking Button!ð
****Currently not taking on new chats as I am applying for masters programs. If you need to, message me and I will do my best to get back to you asap! If I haven't gotten back to you in 3-5 days please send me another message.****
Hello my name is Anna and I am a twenty-two year old biology healthcare and neuroscience student in Wisconsin. I am getting my degree in genetic counseling. I have always been a listener to those in need and I hope to continue to be so for the rest of my life. I have experience with anxiety and depression as well as other mental illnesses. In addition I am a trained sexual assault victim advocate and human trafficking advocate. I know first hand what it's like to live with anxiety and panic attacks. I know life isn't always easy and I want to be there to walk in your shoes if even for a short time. You'll never walk alone.
"'Cause if there's one thing in life, that I've learned so far, It's that we're all a little stronger than we think we are. And you can bend a little farther, or you can stay just how you are." - 'Who You Are' Paradise Fears
Although I am unable to be online all the time feel free to send me a message and we can set up a time to talk! I look forward to chatting with you!
New job at work has me traveling more, plus life events mean that I'll be away a bit more over time.Â I'll still try to respond to messages if possible, but will be unavailable for live chats and more delayed in responses from:
- May 9
- May 16
- May 20-May 27
- May 30-June 2
Otherwise, my normal availability will stand - I can schedule one hour live chat appointments Monday-Thursday during the day (10am-6pm Eastern) and will try to respond to messages within 24-48 hours, with slightly slower times on weekends as I do not typically log in here Friday-Sunday much.
Â Hi all, I'm glad you've found my profile here! I truly love to listen and help others, and am particularly versed in eating disorders, work stress, and sexual assault, though happy to discuss anything, including sexual issues / sexuality. If you feel like you could use some extra support or help working through a problem, please reach out!
You can start a chat with me if I'm online or to message me if I'm not and we can set up a time. I'm in the US in Central Time and somewhat flexible during the day Monday-Thursday. I'm hard to catch sometimes, so plan to set up an appointment with me.Â I'm also open to messaging back and forth not live, but more frequently, if that's preferable for you.
If you see me in the forums, you'll know I have a few favorite quotes around recovery and strength that I throw around all the time, so I'll share them here, too.
"You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think"
"Never forget you are worth more than the value you place on yourself."
"Every day might not be a good day but there is good in every day."
Much love to all,
Everyone can do with a little less judgement.
Let's make that crazy diamond inside of you, shine once more!
Hug O' War
I will not play at tug o' war
I'd rather play at hug o' war,
Where everyone hugs
Instead of tugs
Where everyone giggles
And rolls on the rug,
Where everyone kisses
And everyone grins
And everyone cuddles
And everyone wins.
~ Shel Silverstein
Hi, I am Liz. I have a Bachelors of Science in Psychology. I hope to get a Masters in Clinical Psychology, PysD and to become a Certified Eating Disorder Specialist.
I have four years of experience working in the mental health field. My main focus was on eating disorders: anorexia, bulimia, binge eating disorder, over exercising, but am very knowledgeable in all area of mental health. I have attended ANAD, AA, NA, EA and EDS meetings and am familiar with 12 step programs.
I have a very diverse background and family history. I can relate to a lot of different situations.
I am on a break until further notice. I am not taking any new mentees, members or projects; thank you for understanding.
My name is Cadence, but you can call me CadieÂ if you'd like. I've been here for over two years, so I'd like to say I'm pretty well-versed on the ropes of 7Cups. If you have any questions at all, feel free to let me know.
Not one judgment will be passed here. This is a safe space, where you can free your mind, and let go of the things that may have been bothering you for a long while. I am a firm believer that every single person on this entire world deserves a voice, and deserves to be heard. While I can't solve every problem you're going through, I can be there for you. I won't make you feel unwanted. Please feel free to strike up a chat; I will reply as soon as I can. You've made a huge step by just coming here, and I'm proud of you for taking that initial leap. It's the hardest, and you've done it. It's an amazing feat.
My listening specialties:â¥ LGBTQ+â¥Â Depressionâ¥Â Griefâ¥Â College Lifeâ¥Â Motivationâ¥Â Self Harm
My site Involvement:â¥Â I am a community mentor leader, and a quality and forum mentor. I do different projects relating to these three leadership positions.
â¥Â Community Mentor Leader: I am the general leaderÂ of the Appreciation Team, along with the amazing @fluffyUnicorns84 andÂ @Jack. If you would like to join, please click here. For all other questions relating to the team, please reach out via PM. I'm more than happy to answer any questions.
â¥Â Quality: I am the general leader (in-process) for the Listener Written Guides project. I also partake in the Anonymous Evaluation project, and will occasionally pick up a few Quality Coaching chats.Â
â¥Â Forum: I adore the forums, so you will likely see me contributing to the conversation in some sort of way. I edit posts to ensure confidentiality, I remove posts and threads that could be considered harmful to the community, and I work with fellow forum mentors to ensure that the forums are the best place they can be.
I am also always open to new projects and ideas, so if you ever need more manpower behind a project, or need someone to fill a leadership position/add contributions, let me know.
I love you, little flowers <3
@Iara has been my sister from pretty much day one; she's one of the most amazingly spirited people I have ever met, and I love her dearly; if you speak with her you'll be in good hands.
@JackÂ is nothing short of a full-fledged superhero. His optimism, encouragement, love and enthusiasm are enough to make anyone smile for ages. Jack is a beautiful person who I wholeheartedly adore; I am forever indebted to him for his support, kindness and grace. I like him more than cakeÂ and naps. <3
@ZaraSmiles is a beacon of light and peace for all who come her way. Her elegance and compassion alone are enough to humble anyone. She's insightful, intelligent, sweet as candy, and overall just someone I truly aspire to be like one day. <3
Forum Goddess Twin
@Rebecca is one of the most intelligent and wonderfully amazing people I've ever met. Her insight brings so much to the table, and she never ceases to amaze me with her grace and finesse. Anyone would be lucky to call her a friend!
Hello! I'm glad you've found me on 7 Cups of Tea. I'm a trained active listener and I am here to support you and help you through whatever you are going through as we all feel unsure or out of place at times. I have been through quite a bit myself and have helped many close and other who I have grown close with by helping them through anything they needed. For I am here to help in anyway I can to help not only you but to help myself learn more and to only get better at helping with anything I can . If I'm online, then please feel free to shoot me a message and start a chat. If I'm offline, then send me a message and I will get back when I can and we can set up a time to connect. But always remember no issue is a stupid issue, you all matter to someone and in some way.
Hi, I am caringSmiles. :-)
I believe compassion and love can do wonders in an individual's life and can change the world as well.
I feel, contributing here on 7 cups as healing for me. From my life experiences I have learnt to fight staying solution oriented and letting go the pain.
I enjoy beautiful nature and love to help others. It gives me immense joy to brighten up someone's day.
I am not an online therapist, but I can help you by listening to you compassionately and non-judgmentally. :-)
Hi, I am a very good active listener and I've completed courses in my professional life in the art of listening and people skills. I have a loving heart and non- judging spirit. I love adventures and trying new things. I am a dancer, insurance professional, and trained negotiator in legal matters concerning personal injury liability.
Dear people, thank you for your message. I'm currently on a break due to my work and studies. Please leave me a message and I will reply them when I have the time. If you need immediate assistance, please contact other available listeners. Take good care!
Hello! My name is Citta. I work for a charity, having finished my masters in health care law. I have previously had experiences as a storyteller for children with cancer and as an assistant teacher. I'm a determined dreamer, a firm believer in kindness, and I aim to develop my career in the field of health care law.
I've personally dealt with my anxiety, depression and chronic illnesses. For years I hid my voice until one day I found a safe space to talk and started to live peacefully. I benefited a lot from therapy -- I love learning about feelings, emotions, and the insights of the human mind. I understand how hard it can be to live with difficult feelings and I believe that it's nice to be kind and compassionate to one another. Through 7Cups, I feel appreciated and honoured to listen to your stories. By sharing, we both learn and grow positively together, hopefully.
If I'm online, then please feel free to start a chat, anytime you feel ready and I'll listen to you. If I'm offline, then send me a message and we can set up a time to connect over a cup of tea (it's true - I always drink tea). I am so grateful that you come across this helpful site.
Have a lovely day!