survivor of abuse
Mental Health

When You Are the Survivor of Abuse #metoo

Sometimes the term survivor of abuse makes me cringe Other times it chokes me up, leaving me wanting to bawl my eyes out, or rock myself in the corner. I dislike it so much because it implies victim status, but I’ve come to see that this label is inescapable. It is what it is, because […]

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how to help yourself

Does Your Child Think Rape is Funny?

I read a deeply disturbing article today. About the rape of a 15yo girl being broadcast via Facebook Live. If that wasn’t bad enough, she is now being harassed online, and told she’ll be got at again. Unsurprisingly she is too terrified to go home, and is staying with relatives. The thing I find most […]

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