Sing a song from the soul. That is your key to ever wellness...
~ Anonymous

Women In Pain Nation Social Media Campaign

Spring has sprung, and so has For Grace’s Women In Pain Nation!

For Grace leaders Cynthia Toussaint and John Garrett take on real-life, relatable topics near and dear to women challenged by chronic pain. Dubbed Women In Pain Nation, the two will share bi-weekly personal essays, interviews and roundtables via social media video posts (Facebook, X, Instagram, Tik Tok and LinkedIn) that aims to make women in pain and their caregivers heard, appreciated and empowered.

WELCOME TO WOMEN IN PAIN NATION… 

Women In Pain Nation “Thought of the Day” (May 14, 2024) – Women In Pain Nation Leader and 40+ year CRPS warrior Cynthia Toussaint gives the scoop about how the piano and other artistic endeavors are bringing her deep healing. She wants you to share your creative passion(s) and share a sample of your creative art…

Women In Pain Nation “Thought of the Day” (May 7, 2024) – For Grace and Women In Pain Nation Leaders John and Cynthia are sick – both at the same time! In this “Thought of the Day” vid, they try to figure out how to keep things going when the caregiver goes offline. Call in sick or muscle through? Share your thoughts, Women In Pain Nation’ers…

Women In Pain Nation “Thought of the Day” (April 30, 2024) – For Grace director John Garrett shares a few nuggets of coping wisdom born out of 40+ years of care giving for someone in chronic pain. With this vid,  John shares the first of five go-to’s to keep on when the going gets tough…

Women In Pain Nation “Thought of the Day” (April 23, 2024)It’s that time of year when folks start thinking about hitting the road. Women In Pain Nation leader Cynthia Toussaint talks about her journeys with chronic pain and travel, and how after a few years off, new challenges and uncertainties have crept in…

Women In Pain Nation “Hot Take” Interview (April 16, 2024)Kicking off our series of Women In Pain Nation “Hot Take” interviews, Cynthia interviews 30+ year woman in pain and advocacy writer Kathleen Sutherland as they explore the reasons why normies don’t get pain – and how that can be a real pain…

Women In Pain Nation “Thought of the Day” (April 9, 2024)For Grace leaders John Garrett and Cynthia Toussaint dish about how hard it is for a woman in pain to give back on holidays and special events due to physical limitations. 

Women In Pain Nation “Thought of the Day” (April 2, 2024)For Grace founder Cynthia Toussaint shares the power of Pet Therapy to provide relief and healing … and Cynthia asks other WIPNation’ers to post a pic of their furr babies. Meow!

Women In Pain Nation “Thought of the Day” (March 26, 2024) – For Grace director John Garrett shares about the caregiver side of the chronic pain experience, and how acceptance can make all the difference…

Women In Pain Nation “Thought of the Day” (March 20, 2024) – Kicking off the campaign, Cynthia shares about her ever-shifting CRPS rules of engagement, along with a shout-out for advice from her fellow WIPNation badasses…