Home Articles Survivor Stories

Survivor Stories

  • W1siziisijiwmtyvmdmvmdgvntn3cnzynmlwcf9uaglua3n0b2nrughvdg9zxze2mtgyndkwmc5qcgcixsxbinailcj0ahvtyiisiji1mhgxodajil1d?sha=b31f931798981232

    Survivor Story: Anna

    Enduring dating abuse in her 20s influenced what she wants her kids to know now | Dating someone in her 20s who was verbally and psychologically abusive isn’t somet... read more

  • W1siziisijiwmtuvmtivmzevmw9rzhzremd0cv9uaglua3n0b2nrughvdg9zxzq4mzuwnze2ni5qcgcixsxbinailcj0ahvtyiisiji1mhgxodajil1d?sha=8e96187b523c5894

    Survivor Story: Beth Baumann

    This young college student didn’t realize she was raped until six weeks after it happened | Four years ago, Beth Baumann was a college freshman, 18 years old and aw... read more

  • W1siziisijiwmtuvmtivmduvowuyodlhm3n5yv9uaglua3n0b2nrughvdg9zxzq4njkzntu2ms5qcgcixsxbinailcj0ahvtyiisiji1mhgxodajil1d?sha=23c97745ca5e30ac

    Survivor Story: Nancy Virden

    'We don’t have to be defined by our history.' | As a child, Nancy Virden witnessed constant physical and emotional abuse that her father inflicted upon her ... read more

  • W1siziisijiwmtuvmtevmdqvowt4cxf2yxrmbv9uaglua3n0b2nrughvdg9zxzq3mjuznzc5ni5qcgcixsxbinailcj0ahvtyiisiji1mhgxodajil1d?sha=9d71e25390d9cf26

    Survivor Story: Regina Rowley

    She couldn’t fight back against her father—now, she teaches women how to defend themselves | Her father’s typical implement of choice for disciplining her... read more

  • W1siziisijiwmtuvmtavmdkvmnzidm40ztexc19uaglua3n0b2nrughvdg9zxzu2mzuwmtg1lmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjuwede4mcmixv0?sha=9a59ea1be212cb94

    Survivor Story: One Abusive Husband Followed Another

    Nikki DeLaCruz wishes she would have seen the red flags earlier | Nikki DeLaCruz grew up with low self-esteem and little self-worth, the results of a trifecta of tr... read more