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My Living Nightmare Part 4

May 28, 2019

Chapter Four I went to court looking and feeling like myself. I had my own hair, my own nails and a lot of support. I had a woman from Witness Protection. She had previously been to see me at work and told me how she...
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My Living Nightmare Part 3

May 22, 2019

Chapter Three It wasn’t until the day after the assault I had realised what he had done to me. I confronted him about it via text but he denied it. Told me it was my fault, but then he back tracked and said he was ...
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My Living Nightmare Part 2

May 21, 2019

Chapter Two At the beginning of 2018 when I was booked in for a surgery procedure, he said he could no longer cope with me. Told me I was hard work, called me ‘half a job’ when we were decorating the house. Told ...
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My Living Nightmare

May 15, 2019

My Living Nightmare. Written by a BWP service user Chapter One I remember meeting him for the first time in 2017; cheeky grin, nice bum, tall and handsome. He gave me a lot of compliments, told me I was beautif...
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ABUSE SURVIVORS SHARE EXPERIENCES

March 10, 2017

“Hoping for peace and happiness in the future for me and my daughter, thank you so much ladies at BWP for listening and understanding.”   This was one of a series of moving messages posted by women attendi...
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    When he uses the child to abuse you.

    Abusive fathers will use their children in a variety of different ways to perpetuate domestic abuse. Using children is highly effective as a way of exerting power and control over their intimate partners or former partners.

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