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Meet the Graingers – Ainie and Priscilla! On the front lines in the fight against DV and CDV in Ireland

Meet the Graingers – Ainie and Priscilla!  On the front lines in the fight against DV and CDV in Ireland
Meet the Graingers – a dynamic mother-daughter due bringing awareness about and offering solutions for Domestic Violence (DV) and Childhood Domestic Violence (CDV) in Ireland.

Meet the Graingers – a dynamic mother-daughter due bringing awareness about and offering solutions for

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Featured Social Worker Dr. Linda Olson, CDV and Calmkins

Featured Social Worker Dr. Linda Olson, CDV and Calmkins
Dr. Linda Olson is a psychologist, licensed psychotherapist, and social worker with over 30 years of experience in private practice and an emphasis on treating childhood trauma, focusing on Childhood Domestic Violence (CDV).

Dr. Linda Olson is a psychologist,

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Campbell’s Story

By C. Campbell

One year ago December I packed my three boys in my car and drove cross country from California to Florida not knowing were I was going or how I would get there. Just knowing were I was

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Muyesser’s Story

By Muyesser

Hi , my name is Muyesser, a child, teen, woman never survived.

There was blood on the walls, and broken furniture, three of us in different corners of the room terrified, frozen, mom could not fight back, we

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Symone’s Story

Symone’s Story

“Sharing my story in INVINCIBLE was the beginning of a new journey into myself. I know through being vulnerable and opening up to you, that we both are healed.”

As a child, I believed many of the LIES children of

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Jeanette’s Story

Jeanette’s Story

“My turbulent childhood taught me to survive, to overcome, and that’s how I found my voice. Anyone who grew up with domestic violence and didn’t have a voice as a child deserves to have one now.”

From the time I

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Nick’s Story

Nick’s Story

“I’ve realized I don’t need anyone to open doors for me. I’ve opened them all by myself. And the hardships I faced…have fueled me and given me strength to get through obstacles many people might find impossible.”

The police knew

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Carlie’s Story

Carlie’s Story

“Our childhood taught us LIES…But…we are strong and we can overcome this past. Those negative thoughts and feelings are not in charge of our lives – we are.”

As the only child, I felt the burden of responsibility early on

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Amy’s Story

Amy’s Story

“I am a former child of domestic violence. I will take what I have learned as a child of domestic violence…and continue to help other children of domestic violence. I will be their voice.”

“I knew about him beating her,

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Tracey’s Story

Tracey’s Story

“The TRUTHS in this book are life changing!”

“Nothing hurts more than being disappointed and hurt by the people you thought would never hurt you.” – Unknown

This phrase couldn’t be truer for me. As a child growing up with

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