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RicochetJaguar

Master 5
Listens to Over 18
in last week
*** Self-Care Break ***My work schedule is a little hectic at the moment! I will be unable to reply to messages in a timely manner until further notice. Please [Click Here] to browse for another listener!Hey there, I enjoy trying to help people where I can, and this site is one branch of that. Mental Health is by no means where my expertise lies, however, you don't need to be a professional to listen to someones story and hear what is on their mind!  Due to the nature of my work I come online at unpredicatable times, so when you message me I shall endevour to reply to you as soon as I can, but I am unable to keep to scheduled times. My RolesVerified ListenerSafety Patrol TeamSupport Session Leader for Bipolar SupportChatroom Moderator for LGBTQ+/ MOGIIChatroom Moderator for Self Harm RecoveryPeer Supporter - for Listeners after difficult chats!Chatroom Mentor - Mod for listener chatrooms and helping support listeners in their roleEmergency and Medical Personnel SupportLinksSelf Help GuidesSamaritansCALM (for men) Crisis Text Line (UK)Crisis Text Line (US)SANElineRethinkHOPELineUKStay Alive (App)Staying SafeThe Tomorrow ProjectSuicide Stop (International Links)MindMind Bluelight Programme (UK Emergency Services)Safe Call Now (US Emergency Services)SV2 (Supporting Victims of Sexual Violence)Harmless (Self Harm Support)Alzheimer's SocietyHomeless LinkSwitchboard LGBT+ SupportAlcoholics AnonymousNarcotics AnonymousGam CareCitizens Advice BureauNational DebtlineChildlineYoung MindsThe MixKids Help Phone (Canada)  
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Lorraine234

Genius 12
Listens to Teens & Over 18
in last week
I am your friend!
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South Africa

fluffyUnicorns84

Pinnacle 13
Listens to Teens & Over 18
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1563
United Kingdom

MercyHealsYou

Marvel 11
Listens to To Teens
in last week
I’m here for you. No matter what you need to talk about. Okay, sweetheart?  I am struggling with anxiety, depression, and burnout so I have personal experience with that. Disclaimer: I am unable to chat with any crisis-related topics due to rules/guidelines surrounding it. I don't necessarily agree with these guidelines and policies, but I feel as though raising my concerns in the forums is a much more sensible way to go about it than breaking the guidelines.   
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4120
Canada

MidnightRaven999

Marvel 1
Listens to Teens & Over 18
in last week
 I am not currently taking new member chats, please use https://www.7cups.com/BrowseListeners/ to find an avaliable listener. sorry for the inconvinience.Please read the whole profile before contacting me! (except quotes section you dont have to read that unless you're interested) My availability is: Monday-Thursday, 1 pm- 1 am EST; I dont take member chats Friday - Sunday, as those are my self-care days. You can still message me over the weekend and I'll get back to you on Monday! I also limit my chats times to between 30-60 minutes, depending on how much time I have.I usually keep my status set to busy or offline mode, but dont be afraid to send me a message anyway. Please include what you would like to chat about when you leave me a message, it would be really helpful to me so I know what you're going through.About MeMy name is Jayson and I'm a transgender guy! I've suffered through ADHD, PTSD/trauma, anxiety, BPD, and I'm proudly a part of the LGBT+ community. I'm always here if you need to talk. I want you to know that when you open a chat window with me, it is a safe, confidential place where you can share as much or as little as you want with me.Topics I specialize in taking ADHD Anxiety BPD PTSD/Trauma LGBT+ issues Bullying Chronic PainTopics I DONT take Depression Suicide/self-harm Drug/Alchol Abuse Sexual chats (I do take sexual issue chats, but if you are being inappropriate toward me, i will end the chat. Please be respectful) The topics listed above are often trigger-topics for me, so please find a different listener to chat with about these issues. If you have a different topic that is not on either of these lists, or on my listed topics i take, you can feel free to contact me and I'll see if i can help you!Listener Twins!!@ItsDev@KarenMarie@Pamharley003@TenderTruth@SpaceStation2Things I do here!Peer Support- I offer support to listeners after they have been through a difficult or stressful chat Quality Mentor Quality Ambassador Quality Mentor LeaderChatroom MentorGlobal ModSafety PatrolVerifier TeamChat Support - i offer support to listeners during a difficult/hard chat ~Quote The Raven, Nevermore~ "Sometimes there is no darker place than our thoughts, the moonless midnight of our mind" -Dean Koontz"We're all needed, even those who sometimes think we're worthless, plain and dull. If we love and allow ourselves to be loved...Well a person who loves is the most precious thing in the world, worth all the fortunes that ever were." -Dean Koontz"Being polite is not only the right way to respond to people, but also the easiest. Life is so filled with unavoidable conflict that I see no reason to promote more confrontations." -Dean Koontz"There's no such thing as being cowardly in a fight" -Edward Elric"Sometimes its good to be scared, it means you have something to lose" -Richard Webber"Just put one foot in front of the other, just get through the day." - Meredith Grey "I'm a human being, I make mistakes. I'm flawed, we all are." - Derek Shepherd"The future is the home of our deepest fears and our wildest hopes." -Owen Hunt
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1597
United States
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Jennifer Patterson

JenniferPattersonLMFTATRBC
Art Therapist, LMFT, ATR-BC
Life can be messy. Sometimes you need a little support to make your way through it. I love to help guide people through their challenges & to find the beauty in our messes.
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Lisboa
Portugal

GrahZeymahzin

Virtuoso 12
Listens to Teens & Over 18
in last week
Green: I am available and currently taking chats Orange: I am online but I may be focusing my attention on other things and replies may be slower Red: I am offline or am unable to take chats at the moment.Transitioning to adult side. Please be patient as I make the adjustment and figure out topics I can take and how to deal with certain topicsI mainly keep my focus on long term members, but I will still support you whether you want to continue long term or not. If your intention is to want long term support, I am always open to supporting you through any struggle you are going through. If you are looking for long term, let me know in the message you leave and we can work on a plan as to what to work on. I am just one message away.Everyone has a purpose and you may not know yours yet, and that’s alright. For a lot of people it can be really difficult to find a purpose, but don’t give up on what you want to have or want to be later because of what is happening now. You have a real chance at success as long as you just try!!!A little about my listening style…I am always here for you when I am around, and no that does not mean I am always online as I have my limits but I don’t give up on my members. I mainly take long term members but I am open to setting up times to talk for both long term and short term support. My main topics are ADHD, depression, self-harm recovery, personality disorders, and anxiety but I am open to being there for you for other topics, but I do not have as much knowledge on other topics.  I am NOT a crisis resource, I will not turn you away for self-harm as long as it is past and you are not actively in crisis. In crisis would mean that you are actively harming yourself in any way or have an intention to do so or if you are currently at risk of harm from another person. Whether you are in a good mood or maybe not feeling so great, I am here to listen, and I can deal with anger and negative emotions just please remain respectful towards me and towards yourself during our chat so that I can best help.  I am open to hearing your rants or being a sounding board and as long as you are not attacking me or anyone else. I will not get mad if you need to curse in my PMs to express those emotions and I can always be that safe place that you are able to come whenever you may need it. A little about me…My name is Isabelle and I am 18, transitioning to the adult side. I really enjoy Psychology and I’m not exactly sure what field I want to branch out to at this time, but I plan on majoring in Psychology and finding a way to make a difference in the world for all of the people that are struggling with mental illnesses. I am currently in my last year of school before going into college/university. This being said, things do get crazy so I am not here all the time and I may not be able to respond immediately, but I try to get back with you as soon as I am able. I have gone through my share of struggling throughout my life including struggling with depression, self-harm, ADHD, and many other things and I found my recovery here through listening and helping others. I understand the struggle of not having others understand and even professionals not quite getting the point and that is why I try to be here for each and every one of you as long as possible.
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1535
United States

Tyedyedbutterfly65

Marvel 6
Listens to Over 18
in last week
HELLO EVERYONE !  PLEASE READ - Nice to see you on the site ! Welcome to 7CUPS !! I am a Global Mod  -  I AM NO LONGER DOING 1- 1 CHATS SO PLEASE USE - BROWSE LISTENERS AND REACH OUT TO ONE OF THEM.  I am in the group chatrooms as a Listener/ Global Mod  and will Take Messages that are related to the group chat rooms or if you are having a issue with the site ..      I am someone who has been living with Anxiety all my life along with Depression, Panic Attacks, OCD, PTSD, GAD,Bi Polar, Agoraphobia, and much more along with the Physical Health problems .        I have worked in Health care as a CNA 3 in a Nursing Homes also Home Health Care Provider and Physical Therapy Assistant . For the  last 20 years studied as much as I possibly can about Mental Health I have also been a Mod on several sites and helped as many people as I could possibly Help. I myself still struggle with life issues it is a never ending thing but it is Life and we have to learn to deal with things and do our very best to make sure we know we are going to be Okay!       PLEASE NOTE I AM NOT A TRAINED THERAPIST NOR A DOCTOR I AM HERE AS VERIFIED LISTENER ALSO GLOBAL MOD. I am not allowed to give out personal info nor would I ever judge anyone or talk down to anyone. If you need a Therapist they are here on the site or you will find one in your area.. I AM NOT HERE TO HOOK UP WITH ANYONE I AM HAPPILY MARRIED AND I AM A CHRISTIAN . I DO NOT PUSH MY BELIEFS ON ANYONE I WILL RESPECT ALL FAITHS OR NO FAITH AT ALL. I AM NOT THE JUDGE OF YOUR LIFE . I LOVE TO LAUGH AND JOKE AROUND BUT NOTHING MORE. Thanks for reading, TDB65 :)
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2515
United States

Nenz

Epitome 19
Listens to Over 18
in last week
 Hello there! I'm Nenz, also known as 'Nenzilla the cookie giving monster' by certain members but fear not, I'm harmless... :P I'm glad you've stumbled across me on here. :) Everyone has struggles in life - whether they are big or small! Sometimes all it takes is a conversation to help you feel a little bit brighter. I love to make people smile - it makes me smile too. :D~ Why Aren't You Smiling? ~
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20537
United Kingdom

Mel

Marvel 13
Listens to Teens & Over 18
in last week
Not taking new chats! Please message another listener for a live session! Thank you for understanding <3Thanks for stumbling into my profile :) It's very nice to see you! I'm Mel and I'm a young girl from Buenos Aires, Argentina. I'm a college student majoring in physics. In the future I would love to work in a laboratory studying neuroscience and illnesses regarding the human brain! I work as a support teacher for young kids mostly. I love teaching and explaining things - I think everybody deserves their chance at understanding a difficult matter, even if they need more time for it than someone else would.  I'm not much of a talker as a listener. I feel like it's very important that every single person out there has someone to rely on and be there for them. I want you to feel like you can tell me anything on your mind, feel heard, understood and never judged. That's what I aim for. I know I can't change your life nor magically solve your problems (Although I would really like to be able to do that) but I do can promise to be here, as much as possible and as much as you need. I'm your friend and I'll always care about you. I deal my own battles every day and I know that talking helps. You are never alone here. I would like to be a writer someday, because books mean a lot to me. Everything I want is what I write to be special for someone, if I could make at least one (only one) person feel something by something I wrote, I would already feel realized. Writing has always come naturally to me. It's who I am. As a kid, I would always grab a pencil and write, instead of drawing. I would always make stories up in my mind to tell other people. I would always write too much, speak too much, and take too long to tell an anecdote. I was born a storyteller. At the moment, I just do it for fun and for myself or my closest ones.Anything else you would like to know about me, feel free to message me and ask, I'm pretty much an open book! and will love to get to know eachother more. Right now I have a very tight schedule, and I get aroun 5-10 new chats daily. Therefor my status is mostly offline because I can't take many more chats. I'm mainly working with scheduled chats only. If you need immediate help, I would recommend reaching to someone in the browse listeners page! My responses can take 2-3 days - but I'm always listening! I joined 7Cups in August 2014. A month later, September 23th, I became a Teen Star, and it was an honor to be able to do that which such an awesome group of people. After some time I started focusing mostly on quality projects so I became a Teen Star Leader for Quality. I turned 18 in 2016, meaning it was my time to transistor to the adult (oldies) side. I'm a Mentor now (Adult & Teen). At the moment, I'm a forum, community, chatroom and quality (adult & teen) mentor. I'm a teen mentor leader as well, a Community Mentor Leader for the Teen Only Zone category and a Forum Ambassador, focusing on the development and activity of our teen members. Right now my main involvement are the subcommunities and the forums and I've always focused the most on supporting the teen side of the site that was where I started.So really if you are around here and have any question or need someone to chat or you are a new listener and want a long term mentor to cheer on you and be happy for all your success - I'm your gal. Mentor projects I'm involved with right now for you to reference:- Teen Forum Ambassador: I organize teen involvement in the forums & meetings!    * I like to check in with our teens involved in the forums, have regular contact with them. If being involved in forum roles is something you would be interested in, please feel free to message me about it!   * Forum trainings/applications & Giving out buddies for newer members.    Sign up for a buddy here! Would you like to be involved in our forums? Apply to be a forum supporter!- Community Mentor Leader (Teen Only Zone).     We're always looking for new teens to take part of your subcommunity! We also launched our own support team, so you're more than invited to join us in our sessions!- Grading Active Listening (AL) 3 & 4 requests and giving out feedback! Giving AL2 badges.    We try to get your requests graded as soon as possible (and we have a great team for that!) but please give us 4-5 days to a week to grade (specially if you're on your internship!) as we have a great amount of requests sent in daily.- Approving Q&A's    Ask you answer a question here! - Quality Coaching Program. (casually)    Sign up here to be paired with a quality mentor :)I'm a doorkeeper so I can open/close rooms. Feel free to message me if you need someone to open a room for you, to approve a discussion or edit/mod a forum post!Much love, Mel.   
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1710
Argentina

Peter1447

Discoverer 2
Listens to Teens &amp; Over 18
in last week
Hello, Nice that you found me !!I am an Adult & Teen support listener on 7 Cups.                    My Current Schedule I am available Monday - Friday .Green means i can take chat right away.Orange means i will get back to you within an hour.Red during these times please feel free to message see if im free (if i am in group support i will try get back asap). Feel free to send me a personal request if you feel like im the right person!  Sat/Sun AEST (Fri Sat EDT) Self care days ( will reply on Monday Morning)  Thanks for understanding and happy listening x  Roles*Chatroom Mod - Members Hangout /Community Room 1/  Anxiety Support/ LGBTQI* Discussion Team Member - Safety & Knowledge / Events Team* Listener Verifier Team * Safety Patrol Outreach Team (SPOT) * Peer supporterDiscussions Please Join me every Sunday at 5 pm in the Safely and Knowledge Group chat for discussion about Safety on 7 Cups Followed By Games in the Members hangout at 7pm p.s If your reading this you are an amazing person
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214
Australia

SmileyPower

Maven 8
Listens to Teens &amp; Over 18
in last week
Hello! I'm so glad you have found me on 7 cups of tea. I'm a verified and trained adult-teen listener and I'm here to listen to you and support you in the best way I can.MembersYou are free to message me and I will try to respond as soon as possible. Sometimes I will ask you to schedule a chat that's because I want to be fully focused on our chat and It can be hard to do that if I'm busy and we haven't scheduled a chat.ListenersFeel free to message me whenever you see me onlineProjects and roles I'm involved🔸 Group Moderator🔸 Peer Support🔸 Verified Listener🔸 Safety Patrol Team🔸Support Session Leader🔸SPOT Team
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Jamie Sclafani

JamieSclafaniLMSW
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LMSW
I have an holistic approach to therapy. There is definitely not a "one size fits all" solution. Each person is unique, as is their situation.
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Port Charlotte, FL
United States
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Lindsay Scheinerman

lindsayscheinermanLPC
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC
My work with clients is to help them recognize and build on their strengths to find solutions for the conflicts presented in their lives.
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St. Louis, MO
United States

ItsDev

Proficient 7
Listens to Teens &amp; Over 18
in last week
Members: I'm not currently accepting new 1-1 requests at the moment. Please feel free to reach out to any of our excellent Listeners on our Browse Listeners page.—————About Me—————Hey there!Hello! My name is Dev or Chloe. I'm an experienced and trained Active Listener here on 7Cups. Let me tell you a little bit about me:I am from Scotland, here in the United Kingdom and have a large passion for acting, theatre and video games. I have been a Listener within the community for roughly two years now and have learned a lot during this time which has helped me to grow, not only as a Listener, but also as an individual in my personal life. I would like to use my personal experience with both listening and having lived with certain topics, to help me to be the best possible Listener that I can be for you.—————My Topics—————• Anxiety and Panic Attacks • General Mental Health • Getting Unstuck • LGBTQ+ / MOGII Issues • Loneliness • Sleeping Well • Student Life and Time Management—————Community Involvement—————Support Team Mentor - General Support TeamI help to lead and manage the Adult General Support Team.Chatroom Mentor - Listener Support Room I keep the Listener Support Room safe and answer any questions that Listeners may have, as well as providing Chat Support.Quality MentorI help to improve site quality through coaching Listeners, allowing them to grow and develop their Active Listening skills.Safety Patrol Team & Outreach - Profile Flagging and TrainingI flag inappropriate and unprofessional profiles to keep the community safe and also help by training Safety Patrol Team Members.Global ModeratorI monitor the Group Support Rooms to keep them as safe and supportive as possible.Peer SupporterI support Listeners after a difficult, triggering or stressful chat. —————Listener Twins & Family—————These are some truly amazing Listeners and close-friends that I have gotten to know and grow a very strong, professional relationship with that I cannot thank enough for doing all of the hard work that they do:Brightheart993Canadian Twinnie: I have known Kara for the longest of all my twinnies and have shared so much together.ToxicUnicornSleepless Twinnie: Toxi is like a sibling to me, she is so kindhearted, caring and supportive to both myself and everyone she comes in contact with. She is also one of the strongest people I have ever met and continues to amaze me with her scale-breaking level of kindness.MidnightRaven999Winged Twinnie: Raven is a very talented Listener who I have known for such a long time and is a very lovely person to know. They are also one of the most hard-working people I have seen on 7Cups and always give 100% effort in everything that they do.InternalAcceptanceSparkling Twinnie: Behind the dark wolf in their profile picture lies one of the brightest and friendliest people you could ever meet. Always brightens up the Listener chatrooms.ItsJoelSimilarity Twinnie: Is there anything Joel and I don't have in common? She is so loving but also very funny to talk to.—————Sugary Night Shift—————AlpacakingKnight Twinnie: The Alpaca King of the Sugary Night Shift and an incredible Photoshop artist. Always brings a smile to my face and to those in the Listener chatrooms. They are never shy to offer a helping hand and are a pleasure to talk to.VickyPAlien Twinnie: A very close friend and Co-Founder of the Alien's Earth Committee. Vicky is so much fun to talk to and they are always such a helpful and supportive person in the Listener chatrooms.PhoenixArisenBig-Hearted Twinnie: One of the friendliest and most kind-hearted people you could find within the community. They are always there to lift you up when you are feeling down and always loves helping others out.—————Favourite Quotes—————“The universe is big. It’s vast and complicated and ridiculous. And sometimes, very rarely, impossible things just happen and we call them miracles.”~The Doctor (Matt Smith) | Doctor Who"The true courage is in facing danger when you are afraid."~L. Frank Baum | The Wonderful Wizard of Oz"This year I’m loving someone who deserves me: Me."~Suzanne Warren (Uzo Aduba) | Orange Is The New Black"P. Sherman, 42 Wallaby Way, Sydney."~Dory (Ellen DeGeneres) | Finding Nemo🛈 Self-Care Break: None
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