Domestic abuse within the Jehovah’s Witnesses: Have your say!

In light of the release of the December 2018 Study Edition of The Watchtower magazine which encourages women to stay in abusive relationships, Ex-JW Sisters would like to encourage every ex-Jehovah’s Witness who has been directly affected by this abusive Watchtower policy to raise their hands and have their say.  Please complete the brief form … Continue reading Domestic abuse within the Jehovah’s Witnesses: Have your say!

Women in High-Control Groups: Evelyn Interviewed by Steven Hassan: Freedom Of Mind

This week I had the honour of being interviewed by Steven Hassan author of Combatting Cult Mind Control and Freedom of Mind.  In his article he highlights the many issues faced by women in high control groups and brings attention to the December 2018 Watchtower that I discussed in my recent blog post The Disposable … Continue reading Women in High-Control Groups: Evelyn Interviewed by Steven Hassan: Freedom Of Mind

Gaining your power back in the face of abuse

An abusive relationship can be physically violent, but not necessarily.  Sometimes the abuse can be psychological. When you are in a psychologically abusive relationship you are conditioned to believe that the abusive behaviour is normal and that any doubts you have about the relationship are your fault and not the fault of the abuser.  You … Continue reading Gaining your power back in the face of abuse