Posts Tagged "Danger"

Thinking Through If/When You Should Leave

Thinking Through If/When You Should Leave

Deciding whether to leave an abusive relationship is not an easy task. People who have never been in this situation often don’t understand this.  In their mind, you are being abused, you should leave, ASAP. They don’t understand how incredibly…

More About Protection/Restraining Orders

More About Protection/Restraining Orders

In my last blog, I shared my story of taking out a restraining order against my abusive ex-husband. For me, that was definitely the right thing to do. Should every abuse victim get a restraining order? Not necessarily.  According to Domesticshelters.org, sometimes…

Breaking Free from Financial Abuse

Breaking Free from Financial Abuse

Are you considering leaving your abuser? If so, one of the factors that might keep you stuck in the abuse is lack of finances. Abusers often try to keep their victims tied to them financially by the following means: They prevent…