In the eight months I’ve lived since graduating college, I’ve learned a lot. I’ve enrolled in a 401(k) —(I still kind of need someone to explain to me why it’s not just an even 400?), I’ve joined a gym, and I even began using a Crock Pot. 915 more words
Once again, Lisa Arends at Lessons from The End of A Marriage helped me with a remedial lesson on abuse, with her reminder that abuse victims are not to blame because it is often so subtle at first. She shared from a fabulous article from PsychCentral by Eden Strong entitled 5 Warning Signs of Manipulation in Relationships. But how do you help someone who is just coming to terms with the fact the relationship they did not believe was abusive was in fact manipulative? Alicia at Socialworkmania has some wonderful compassionate suggestions. Wishing all readers the best of luck on their escape!