Betrayal Trauma Recovery blog

Betrayal Trauma Recovery helps women establish safety from the pain, chaos, and isolation associated with their husband’s abuse: lying, gaslighting, manipulation, porn use, cheating, infidelity, emotional abuse, and narcissistic behaviors.

Lessons From A Survivor Of Narcissistic Abuse

Lessons From A Survivor Of Narcissistic Abuse

Abuse victims may often think they aren’t smart because they didn’t recognize that they were being abused. Anne talks to her friend, Diane, who has two master’s degrees, about how she didn’t even recognize the signs and felt like she their marriage problems were her fault. Diane also shares an appalling story of narcissistic behavior that helped her finally see the truth.

What A Murder Victim’s Life Can Teach Us About Abuse

What A Murder Victim’s Life Can Teach Us About Abuse

When Dave Cawley took on the Susan Powell investigation, he thought he had an understanding of what it was like to be an abuse victim. What he learned from her life changed the way he looks at victims of emotional and psychological abuse. Dave and Anne talk about how victims and abusers are perceived and what others can do to help victims.

How Calling It Abuse Can Help Save A Life

How Calling It Abuse Can Help Save A Life

When an abused woman seeks help, can avoiding the word “abuse” put her life in danger? Dave Cawley, host of the podcast series Cold, talks about what he found while investigating the disappearance of Susan Powell.