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DV Expert Weigh In
How Real is Netflix's Maid? Commentary From Domestic Abuse Professionals
Netflix's Maid tells the story of Alex as she tries to build a new life free from the man who abuses her. But how realistic is Alex's story? Hear from nationally recognized domestic violence expert Rita Smith and Executive Director of Theresa's Fund, Ashley Rumschlag, as they discuss the nuances of domestic abuse including gaslighting, barriers to escape and finding a support system. Learn more about domestic abuse at https://www.domesticshelters.org/. Use our search to find a domestic abuse advocate near you: https://www.domesticshelters.org/help. Copyright Disclaimer Under Section 107 of the Copyright Act of 1976; Allowance is made for "fair use" for purposes such as criticism, commentary, new reporting, teaching, scholarship and research.