We’re making our way through “50 Obstacles to Leaving” in hopes of illuminating the barriers that often prevent someone from getting out of an abusive relationship.
Author Archive for: krobinson
About Kathryn Robinson
This author has yet to write their bio.Meanwhile lets just say that we are proud Kathryn Robinson contributed a whooping 74 entries.
Entries by Kathryn Robinson
Numbers 21-30 from Sarah Buel’s “50 Obstacles to Leaving, or, Why Victims Stay” piece.
Can you imagine the frustration of a victim being asked, “Why don’t you just leave?” Here are reasons 11-20.
We’ve adapted Sarah M. Buel’s “Fifty Obstacles to Leaving, a.k.a., Why Abuse Victims Stay” — 50 different reasons that she has encountered during her 22 years of work in the domestic violence field.
These inspirational stories have a focus on survivors who have found love after abuse and are starting a new chapter of their lives with a partner.
Last month we explored this topic of life after abuse and asked our Facebook community to share their own experiences finding happiness with a new partner. The responses were powerful and enlightening.
Amanda’s story details her journey from a victim of domestic violence to an empowered new bride. We hope you are as inspired at her strength and hopeful spirit as we are.
Moving on from an abusive relationship can be an incredibly hard process. If you find yourself struggling to cope and heal, consider picking up one of these books.
If you’re considering dating after domestic violence, one venue for meeting a partner is a bit more 21st century than bumping into someone at the bar: the internet.
Moving on after any breakup is challenging, but healing after an abusive relationship can be especially difficult.
We’re celebrating life lived to the fullest, especially after escaping abuse. This month is a time for honoring people with full years of life and achievements.
Dating after domestic violence can be nerve-wracking and complicated. If you’re considering beginning a new relationship, here are some things that you should consider.
- Hi AC, I'm so sorry the chat service was not available....August 30, 2016 - 11:54 am by HotlineAdmin_BR
- I just wrote earlier. It is seven my time, and I am trying...August 30, 2016 - 6:36 am by AC
- Hi Anne, Thank you for your comment. We removed part...August 22, 2016 - 2:40 pm by HotlineAdmin_BR
- Hi Sylvia, Thanks for your comment. It's totally understandable...August 22, 2016 - 2:33 pm by HotlineAdmin_BR
Estamos en el proceso de traducir nuestra página de internet en español. Si necesita información en español, por favor haga clic aquí.
This website was supported by Grant Number 90EV0426 from the Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families. Its contents are solely the responsibility of The Hotline and do not necessarily represent the official views of the Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families.
This Web site is funded in part through a grant from the Office for Victims of Crime, Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice. Neither the U.S. Department of Justice nor any or its components operate, control, are responsible for, or necessarily endorse, this Web site (including, without limitations, its content, technical infrastructure, and policies, and any services or tools provided).
Exempted from federal income tax under the provisions of Section 501(c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code.