Jump to content


weird question

  • Please log in to reply
5 replies to this topic

#1 DarkAngelgirl997

  • Member
  • posts: 27

Posted 05 December 2010 - 04:29 AM

I see 'T' around but i'm not really sure what it means could someone please explain? sorry if its in the wrong spot

#2 Anath

  • Dragonrider

  • Contributing Member
  • posts: 9,217

Posted 05 December 2010 - 04:37 AM

Hi DarkAngelGirl

It can mean a couple of different things. T can stand for therapist or therapy, but *T* can also stand for 'trigger'. It really depends on the context.

Hope that helps :)


#3 Ash

  • AshterDashter PassMeTheCakeFaster

  • Contributing Member
  • posts: 18,015

Posted 05 December 2010 - 11:20 AM

Anath got it! I just wanted to give you this link: http://pandys.org/fo...showtopic=49374 that explains some of the other acronyms you might come across!


#4 Sasha

  • worthless object of pity

  • Chatterator
  • posts: 16,441

Posted 05 December 2010 - 01:36 PM

It's not a weird question hon it's important that you ask if you dont know or understand something you see on the board or in chat

#5 DarkAngelgirl997

  • Member
  • posts: 27

Posted 05 December 2010 - 10:00 PM

thanks for the help :)

#6 seascout110

  • Member
  • posts: 32

Posted 22 December 2010 - 02:29 AM

so i found this acryonm thing in one of the fourms it really helped me out, i hope it does the same for you. :) -allie

(((your_name_here))) = Someone is giving you a hug.

*t* = triggering

T = Therapist (some people are triggered by the word)
*note: many members use *t* and T interchangeably, so look to the context to determine meaning.

P-doc, pdoc = Psychiatrist

SA, S/A = Sexual abuse or sexual assault

CSA = Child sexual abuse

SRA / RA = Satanic Ritual Abuse, Ritual Abuse

ED = eating disorder

Ana = Anorexia

Mia = Bulimia

EDNOS = Eating Disorder Not Otherwise Specified (a classification for those with disordered eating habits that do not fit into a certain category)

SI/SH = self injury/self harm

DV = domestic violence

SU = suicide

r* = rape

primary = a survivor of rape or abuse

secondary = a supporter, loved one, or friend of a violence survivor

LGBT = Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender

BDSM = Bondage, Domination, Sadism, Masochism (a sexual practice some survivors identify with)

LOL = laughing out loud

IMO / IMHO = in my opinion / in my humble opinion

LMAO = laughing my ass off

PITA = pain in the ass

TMI= too much information

BRB = be right back

WB = welcome back

tc = take care

kwim = know what I mean

fwiw = for what it's worth

bbs = be back soon

jmo = just my opinion

Pandora's Aquarium, Inc. is not intended to be a substitute for professional assistance. All members and visitors are encouraged to establish a relationship with a trained counselor, therapist, or psychiatrist. Pandora's Aquarium, Inc. offers rape and sexual abuse survivor-to-survivor support only. Despite any qualifications staff or members possess, they are not engaged in a professional relationship with any other member. Survivors in crisis are urged to seek local help by contacting 911 or their local rape crisis center. Use of this website constitutes acceptance of the Terms of Service located here.