Emotional trauma is not an excuse for abuse

When you have emotional trauma, you have a lot of things that come out.You can’t help that you feel a lot worse about it, but when you’re feeling the emotions, you can’t stop them.You are a vulnerable person, and it’s hard to say “this is not what happened”.What I’ve learned is that you can be […]

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When a person is emotionally abusive, how can you protect yourself?

If you’ve been suffering from emotionally abusive spouse or partner, you may want to take a closer look at what you’re experiencing, or what you might need to do in order to get out of your situation.When you’re feeling emotionally abusive or you are experiencing an emotionally abusive relationship, it’s helpful to understand what your […]

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‘It’s a game’ – how to stay alive, survive and recover from an emotional trauma

It’s been a rough couple of weeks for the parents of a 10-year-old girl who survived an emotional traumas, including a botched circumcision and the murder of her grandmother.The parents of Emily Pemberton, 10, were forced to flee their home in South Africa in February after she was taken into care.Emily’s mother, Sarah Pemberson, told […]

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