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Men and Domestic Violence

By |June 13th, 2018|

Several years ago, before I became a therapist, in my role as a community development worker, I sat on the board of the local authorities domestic violence group, tasked with tackling and supporting victims and survivors of domestic, or partner abuse.

On the rare occasions that the victim of domestic violence was male, we were initially […]

An Unhappy Home – Family Matters

By |February 11th, 2013|

When my family turned against me

My ex was found guilty of sexually abusing my daughter and I moved out of the house into rented accommodation as the house belonged to his parents, his mother stood by him and told us all to leave. The change of environment didn’t change things, the nightmare still went on. […]