domestic abuse, Guest blogs, Self help

Spotlight on…Min Grob

Delighted to be shining a light on Min Grob founder of CCChat magazine. Min is a campaigner raising awareness of coercive control, following her own lived-experience and is the founder of CCChat Magazine- a free online magazine on and around coercive control. She started organising conferences in 2015, started the magazine in 2017 and also… Continue reading Spotlight on…Min Grob

domestic abuse, Domestic Violence, Self dicovery, Self help

Who am I?

At 36 I stood looking at the reflection of myself in the mirror. I had a noticeable circular bald patch at the right side of my head, my eyebrows barely hanging in there my eyelashes had all but gone. My pale complexion even paler highlighted the darkness beneath my eyes. Staring back at myself I… Continue reading Who am I?

domestic abuse, Self help

Triggered by social distancing & isolation during Covid-19

Everyone at some point will have experienced fear. Fear of failing to achieve something you have dreamt of doing. Fear of not speaking out about something you are passionate about. Fear of not asking your manager for a pay increase or that long awaited promotion you have been working hard towards. Fear of the unknown,… Continue reading Triggered by social distancing & isolation during Covid-19

domestic abuse, Life transformation, Self help

(Virtual) Afternoon Tea at the Sofa..hosted by Stella Eden.

If you have been affected by Domestic Abuse you know how isolating it feels. With the current situation of Covid-19 self distancing and isolation we can feel further isolated. Every Friday at 3pm I am hosting via zoom (virtual) Afternoon tea at the Sofa ( a women only space-for women affected by domestic abuse) For… Continue reading (Virtual) Afternoon Tea at the Sofa..hosted by Stella Eden.

domestic abuse, Domestic Violence, Life transformation, relationships, Self help

The missing jigsaw piece

After 18 years I slumped to the floor in an exhausted heap. Thinking what has my life become, constantly adapting to the growing demands of a volcano that would erupt several times a day if they were not met or to their liking. Who would remind me constantly throughout the day of my many failings… Continue reading The missing jigsaw piece