The coercive control law: what does it mean?

If you know me, you're probably sick of hearing that domestic violence doesn't just involve physical abuse. I'M SORRY, I know it's something I bring up - and write about - a lot. But I'm also not sorry, at all, because the more people that learn about this the better, and if shoving it down … Continue reading The coercive control law: what does it mean?

Recognising an abusive relationship – 8 things I wish I’d known

When I was a teenager, I was in a relationship, and it wasn't a good one. I'm the world's worst when it comes to self-doubt and one of the hardest things for me was not knowing whether what was happening was abusive or just...sort-of-bad. Was I overreacting? Had he just had a hard life? Did … Continue reading Recognising an abusive relationship – 8 things I wish I’d known