Patterns of Abusive Behaviour

Patterns of Abusive Behaviour

Perspectives are changing around what has been known as the ‘cycle of violence’, some professionals say they will not use it as it is incorrect and unhelpful while others still use it. My professional and personal opinion is it is patterns of abusive behaviour rather...
Victim Blaming

Victim Blaming

One of the ways abusers exert power over those they abuse is by twisting the truth and blaming their victim for the abuse. From the outside, victim blaming it is hard to understand why anyone would possibly believe they were responsible for somebody else abusing them....
Is busy the new black?

Is busy the new black?

Today whilst travelling back from the city I overheard two people in conversation competing with each other over how busy they were and who had the least downtime. They weren’t competing for who had the most time to themselves and who found time to relax and enjoy...