Posts Tagged "Healing from Abuse"

How to Heal Your Soul from Childhood Abuse

How to Heal Your Soul from Childhood Abuse

In my last blog, I posed the question: “Will an abuse survivor ever be completely healed?” Sadly, the answer is no. Happily, you can move passed your past into a better future. But HOW can you do that? To answer that question, I would…

Forgiveness – Seriously?

Forgiveness – Seriously?

Recently, I wrote a blog entitled, Acceptance – A Vital Part of Healing. In this blog, I shared my conviction that in order to truly heal from abuse, we need to accept the fact we have been abused. I believe once we accept this…

Do You Isolate Yourself?

Do You Isolate Yourself?

I believe one of the best things a survivor of abuse can do to help with her* healing is to get out of the house and be among loving, caring friends. You might agree . . . in theory. However,…

Help for Sexual Assault

Help for Sexual Assault

Many women who have experienced domestic violence have also experienced some type of sexual assault, either in their adult relationship, or as a child. Though you may not have been forcibly raped, as a child you may have: Been exposed…

Why Do I Want to Take My Abuser Back?

Why Do I Want to Take My Abuser Back?

I have worked with many abused women* who have left their abusers, but, instead of jumping for joy as one might expect, felt drawn back into the relationship. Why might this happen? You still love him and miss him You…