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Escaping domestic violence is harder than you think Escaping domestic violence sounds so easy to people who have not had to negotiate it, mused Sophie as she cleared up the…

The Way Back after traumatic times is assisted by family support The way back to Sophie’s aunt’s place was more directly achieved by continuing forward, rather than turning around and…

Counselling Availability Taking Bookings is a rare find Counselling Availability Taking Bookings – You mightn’t believe it But after a medical emergency in hospital and recuperation, I’m Fit and well-rested…

Strangulation attempt creates fear which is control Strangulation attempt. The question Sophie put to her ex at the court hearing got absolutely no response from behind the screen between him…

Near-death experiences are more frequent than you think Near-death experiences (NDE) research led me to a summary of the literature 😊 Do I really need to go to another reference…

Professional Pride prevents help seeking Professional pride often gets in the way of asking for the help we need, Sophie thought as she cycled to a large parkland marked on…

Licorice or Liquorice suppliers need to have warning signs Licorice is either loved or hated by people & spelt Liquorice in Australia. The reality is – it can be extremely…

Remembrance Rituals for Post-traumatic Growth Remembrance Rituals help us refocus and look back on traumatic events in a way that promotes Post-traumatic Growth 😊 We reflect on our progress from…

Why women don’t just leave Abusive Relationships? Why women don’t just leave partners who control them financially, socially, and generally coerce them or become violent towards them? People just don’t…

Professional counsellors need training to identify, motivate and constructively support people to leave abusive relationships Professional counsellors were only just beginning to become alert to domestic violence at the time…