our favorites: - Counselling for Social Change, providing counselling for people working to make a difference - a US-based site, by activist for activists - the German trauma support group (in german)

COP15 First Aid - medical and emotional support for protesters at the Climate Summit 2009 in Copenhagen - Deutsche G8-Mobiliserung - Texte zu Trauma und Aktivismus a page from the charity ASSIST offering a free help line, an info package, counselling etc. - a database for sympathetic therapists and healers for trauma, mostly in the USA - David Baldwin's Trauma Information Pages, large resources on Trauma issues - a collective of activists in Tel Aviv, historical Palestine, who've come together to support activists going through intense emotional (and post-traumatic) experiences as a result of their work.

others: - Trauma and Nonviolent Social Change, free download of Steven Wineman's book: POWER UNDER - the name says it all. - in England and Wales working for a better life for everyone experiencing mental distress - The British Complementary Medicine Association - street medics for the UK and G8 in particular - the Red Cross! - Dissent: a network of resistance - Against the G8 - excellent review of previous mobilisations - Book of reflections on the G8 summit in Scotland, also online - Site based in Israel with information in english, arabic, hebrew and russian

>>> Article on Activist Trauma Support - a campaign to get justice for people injured after being attacked by the Swiss police at G8 summit. - It was this incident that inspired some to start doing work in the area.

Counselling Directory - support network of UK counsellors and psychotherapists, with information on their training and experience, areas of counselling, fees and contact details.