Abuser may say something very upsetting to the victim and after seeing her reaction add, “it was just a joke”.
Abuse is not OK in any form. Jokes that hurt are abusive.
You can recognize survivors of abuse by their courage.
Optimism is a magnet. If you stay positive, good things and good people will be drawn to you.
When life gives you a hundred reasons to cry. Show life that you have a thousand reasons to smile.
Children are like wet cement, whatever falls on them will make an impression. Stop Child abuse.
Don’t let others define you!
Be careful with your words. once they’re said, they can be only forgiven, not forgotten.
The way we talk to our children becomes their inner voice.
Survivors of family scapegoating must learn to trust their feelings and perceptions.
When you can tell your story and it doesn’t make you cry. That’s when you know you’ve healed.