Healing Well and Living Free from an Abusive Relationship: From Victim to Survivor to Overcomer

5 of 5 stars

Dr. Probasco begins her story with a personal tale. Hence, she has your attention, right there at the start. "Hello?"

She speaks with conviction, mercy and honesty. There is some Bible Scripture.

However, Dr. Probasco asserts that she is not interested in converting anyone. She simply does her thing from her own sum of experiences. Period.

She implores you to consider your current situation with such integrity. It is for your own good. Really!

Dr. Probasco encourages forgiveness. For your sake and only your sake. That is all. She implores the gentle reader in many manners towards the end of certain chapters. These are good to pay attention to.

Dr. ProbascoQuotes:

Abuse is not something that you can manage or control.

An abuser lacks sincere empathy for the pain he (has) caused.

An abuser lacks true empathy on a normative scale.

Funny how we notice different things as we get older.

In many ways, it was easier just to give him what he wanted.

Shame is a nasty demon.

The fact is you are not responsible for the abuse.

There is tremendous significance in giving something a name.

About the Author:

Dr. Ramona Probasco holds a Doctorate in Psychology and has conducted extensive research in the area of domestic abuse. She is a Marriage and Family Therapist, a Certified Domestic Violence Counselor, and a Nationally Certified Counselor. She has been in private practice for more than twenty years. Dr. Ramona is an expert, sought-after speaker on domestic abuse and how to heal well from the trauma it causes. As a personal overcomer of domestic abuse, she offers guidance and insight to others based upon both her clinical expertise and her own experience. Dr. Ramona lives and works in southern California

File Size: 6195 KB
Print Length: 290 pages
Page Numbers Source ISBN: 080072965X
Publisher: Revell (June 19, 2018)
Publication Date: June 19, 2018
Sold by: Amazon Digital Services LLC
Language: English
ASIN: B0793494G7
Text-to-Speech: Enabled

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