Updated: Jun 11
"Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting a different result." Albert Einstein
Einstein made a sweeping declaration with that definition much of which is inaccurate.
Women who stay in an abusive relationship often have a myriad of reasons, many relating to the threat of violence.
My domestic violence survivor students share their exit experiences and none reflect an insane woman.
Please, if you or someone you know is dealing with violence in their lives, share this information and help them with an exit strategy...starting with a women's resource center in her community.
Below is a beginning.
"There are 90 organizations in British Columbia that provide domestic violence services at some level. A total of 41 organizations have provided complete information about their program to this site for a statewide completion rate of 45%. These programs can be found in 35 different cities." Domestic Shelter https://www.domesticshelters.org/help/bc.british-columbia
British Columbia Cities with Domestic Violence Programs
100 Mile House
Fort St. James
Fort St. John
Salt Spring Island