015 SelfWork: What Keeps You From Leaving

015 SelfWork: What Keeps You From Leaving

http://traffic.libsyn.com/drmargaretrutherford/015_Selfwork_WhatKeepsYouFromLeaving.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSAbusive relationships, whether the abuse is emotional, physical or sexual, can be extremely difficult to leave. Yet...
Being Abused Is Not All About Bruises And Broken Bones

Being Abused Is Not All About Bruises And Broken Bones

Debbie sat, quietly crying in my office. “I don’t think I should have left. The boys miss him. They blame me for the divorce.” She had been the wife of a very popular and well-liked coach. And a victim of constant, pounding verbal and emotional...
Why I Didn’t Leave. Until I Did.

Why I Didn’t Leave. Until I Did.

The discussion of why women don’t leave. I have been listening. There has been excellent conversation noting the complexity and reality of the danger an abused woman faces. The impact of the emotional abuse and isolation she has likely suffered for months or...