Crazy Love – Why We Stay…

Leslie Morgan Steiner was in “crazy love” — that is, madly in love with a man who routinely abused her and threatened her life. Steiner tells the dark story of her relationship, correcting misconceptions many people hold about victims of domestic violence, and explaining how we can all help break the silence. (Filmed at TEDxRainier.)


DV 101, Part 3

Verbal Abuse

After a male abuser lures his victim into an early living/marriage commitment the subterfuge begins. He is extraordinarily sneaky, often cheating on you behind your back; he begins to undermine you with backhanded compliments; [Read more…]


Moodiness And Controlling People

Moodiness and ControlMoodiness is a key signal of a controlling person, precisely because those with moody personalities tend to be mulling over perceived hurts and injustices that have happened to them personally and seek to remedy their internal pain and improve their situation by controlling others. [Read more…]