7 Journal Prompts: Self-Love

For the last few days I have been enjoying what is called trauma recovery. I feel good, my thoughts are focused and positive, I am eating and sleeping well, keeping my schedule, and I am connected to my life and the people in it.

I have learned through my healing journey however, that even in the highest of moments my past traumas can still cause me distress.

Yet, in these moments I do have control of how badly the distress level is based on how I employ my coping skills and self-care practices.

When I am feeling my best, I try to remember these are the moments when I need to practice coping skills so that I know how to navigate them effortlessly when trying times occur.

Feeling inadequate is one of my biggest triggers so I want to focus on coping skills on Self-Love and Self-Appreciation.

7 Journal Prompts to Reinforce Some Self-Love:

  1. Write about a dream or goal that you have.
  2. What are 5 positive things going on in your life right now?
  3. What are 5 of your personal strengths?
  4. What inspires you the most?
  5. What are 5 things you love most about yourself?
  6. What are 5 ways you practice self-care?
  7. What is one your proudest moments? Brag!

I hope that these prompts help you explore all the things that you love most about yourself. It is so important that we love ourselves completely. If you found these prompts challenging, that’s okay. In time you will discover within yourself all the things that make you amazing!


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