ep 18 Domestic Violence: Love Shouldn't Hurt

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month and AFFIRM invited Stefanie Flores, licensed therapist who specializes in domestic violence and addictions. This episode outlines how violence can appear in a relationship (financial, emotional, sexual, mental, &/or physical abuse), reasons that survivors may stay, healing after leaving, and so much more. Take a listen!

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Episode 18 Affirmation

I am a survivor.
— Stefanie Flores

IN THIS EPISODE

  • Education about the different forms of domestic violence (physical, mental/emotional, verbal, financial, spiritual)
  • Reasons a person may choose to stay in an abusive relationship
  • How to be a nonjudgmental ally

AFFIRMING QUOTES from EP 18

It is never your fault that someone makes a choice to harm you.
— Davia
You don’t need to do healing before you find your next partner...Do healing for you.”
— Stefanie Flores
 
 

Resources For Episode 18

Purple Purse

National Domestic Violence Hotline 1-800-799-SAFE (7233)

 

next episode november 5th, 2017