Category: True Stories

I was sexually abused by family friends…Part 1

One of my clients who has been in therapy for a few months for unexplained rage, especially towards her family, finally opened up about the cycle of sexual abuse she was caught up in for a long time. Once she disclosed the entire story, she wanted it to be heard by everyone because it was such a breakthrough moment for her, and she had been keeping it inside her for so long. It’s a long story so I’ve split it into three parts.

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Memories Of A Domestic Abuse Victim

Research has found indisputable correlation between intimate partner violence and mental illness. Depression, anxiety, substance abuse and suicide ideation are some of the effects domestic abuse can have on a woman’s mental health. But finding help is difficult.

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