Posts by smile4kar

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  • Teacher and SAFE graduate

    Hello, This post is a question for Karen C, however read on if you want to hear from a SAFE graduate! I graduated from SAFE June 28, 2008.  I loved the program, the therapists and my peers, who I still talk to. I am a middle school music teacher.  I am a very warm, inviting person, and so many of…

  • Sujah, do you read these posts?  I graduated this past June….  I really connected with you and am appreciative of your care and help when I was there.  THANK YOU!!!!!!!!

  • update to therapists and other SAFE alum

    This is Karline. =) I left safe on the 27th of June and have been pretty much SI free since May.  I’m still struggling with SI with food.  I have had 3 or 4 days in the last month when I desperately missed the SAFE program and the support I felt there.  I have individual sessions…

  • June 27 graduate

    I made it through!  I really appreciate the SAFE staff.  I’m staying in Denton for a few days to stabalize in the real world and will drive back to NM early next week.  Thank you for helping me help myself! -K