Emotional and psychological abuse is hard to spot, especially when the abuser never yells, screams or says “mean” things. Marni Bown talks about her experience with this type of abuse.
When a woman has been emotionally and psychologically abused, she can feel powerless. Coach Peggy shares how guided meditation can help her find her power and get to safety.
Betrayed women have a hard time learning to take care of themselves again. Trish White shares the 4 Essential Components of Great Self-Care for beginners.
Finally learning that you aren’t alone in your struggles is validating. Finding a support group and a coach that really gets your unique situation is priceless.
Explaining the effects of emotional and psychological abuse to someone else is nearly impossible, especially when you’re still trying to figure it out yourself! Anne Blythe presents Trauma Mama Husband Drama! Anne and Virginia talk about the process of writing the book and how it can help women get the help they need and heal.
Deep cuts, broken bones, broken hearts or hidden bruises, any of these can hurt again years after they’ve healed. Shannon Thomas talks about resurfacing trauma and what to do with it.
There are no physical bruises, scars, or blood, but the pain is real. Shannon Thomas talks about hidden abuses and the 6
Stages to Heal From Hidden Abuse.
Combined with beautiful illustrations by Cristalwolf Lobazul, Anne Blythe uses simple words and pictures to help explain the emotional and psychological abuse women experience as a result of their husband’s pornography use.
Divorce isn’t something any woman really wants, but sometimes it’s the best or safest option for an abused woman. Coach Debra talks about the 4 things you need to survive.
When a woman gets married, she imagines she’ll grow old with her husband. When she finds out she’s been betrayed and she’s being abused, shouldn’t she hope for the best? With safety as her number one priority, divorce might become a choice to make, but where does she start? Coach Debra, the newest BTR Coach, talks about how to prepare for divorce while hoping for the best.
Is a healthy marriage possible after emotional abuse? BTR believes it is. James is back with Anne to continue talking about how Center for Peace has given him hope and started him down the path.
Can an abuser change? BTR believes all abusers can. Anne talks to James, a client of Center for Peace, an abuse cessation program, about how the program helped him see how he was hurting his family.