WOMEN, ABUSE AND HEALING

By |2019-06-20T12:18:51+00:00June 6th, 2019|Women Are Worthy|

Have you ever found yourself in a situation where you were unsure as to whether to cry or to laugh out loud? Last Saturday, I had such an experience at a religious function where I was asked to speak. Before my talk, Five women presented testimonies highlighting their incredible experiences. [...]

VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN

By |2019-06-20T12:22:59+00:00March 4th, 2019|Women Are Worthy|

CANADA’S NATIONAL DAY OF REMEMBRANCE AND ACTION ON VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN December 6 is a day to remember the 14 young women killed in Montreal on December 6, 1989. On this day we also commemorate the missing and murdered Aboriginal women, trans-women, and every woman across the world whose [...]

WOMEN’S HIDDEN SHAME & SOCIETY’S BEST KEPT SECRET

By |2019-06-20T12:23:15+00:00February 20th, 2019|Women Are Worthy|

Emotional Abuse, which is commonly referred to as Psychological or Mental abuse, manifests itself through various forms of behavior which demean, humiliate, and punish women. It strives to isolate women from close relationships with family and friends as well as persons from the workplace or cultural, religious and educational [...]

EMOTIONAL ABUSE AND POWERFUL WOMEN: THE GLASS CEILING AND THE MYTH OF EXEMPTION

By |2019-06-20T12:24:20+00:00November 2nd, 2018|Women Are Worthy|

“What do you mean she is being abused?” she asked her friend with an unbelieving look on her face. “Because she told me so”, the friend replied. “Do you really believe that only poor, uneducated women suffer as victims of emotional abuse?” she continued in frustration. “You must understand [...]