Today marks the first year anniversary of the murder of Ellen McCarthy Abruzzese by her husband of more than twenty years. In this introduction to Martha Trowbridge Radio LLC’s monthly series on domestic violence, Ellen’s brother, Life Coach Jim McCarthy, reveals the devastating impact upon him, and ponders what we all can do for abused women like Ellen, who clearly are Wives At Risk.
Spousal Emotional Abuse of High-Functioning Women is far more common — and far more destructive — than many imagine. Join Dr. Joan Lachkar, compassionate expert on emotional abuse of women, in Powerful Woman, Crushed Wife — the debut show of a vitally important series on Spousal Emotional Abuse.
For one indelible moment, her face displays her pain. He hopes we won’t notice, but if we do, he hopes we attribute it to something else. He can hope all he wants. He can continue to promulgate falsehoods. We know the truth – she is Dr. Joan Lachkar’s High Functioning Woman who behind closed doors suffers Spousal Emotional Abuse.
Her stricken face is evidence.
Whether we know such a woman or not, she is our suffering sister, a woman experiencing emotional and mental agonies. Please, dear listeners, join me in support of her. Pray for her. She needs us, all of us. Do not let her status as a High-Functioning Woman fool you into thinking she does not. In her isolation, in witnessing to her sufferings, we are her life-line.
LCSW Steve Becker is back with Love’s Mirage: Is Your Narcissistic Husband Wasting Your Life? at THE CRAZY-MAKING HUSBAND Radio Show. The show addresses whether or not your narcissistic husband is ‘reformable’. If you haven’t yet heard its prequel, please tune in to It’s [Not] All In Your Mind, Dear – where you can learn about narcissism.
THE MARTHA TROWBRIDGE RADIO HOUR debuts with The Abuser Within: The Lifelong Effects Of Early Emotional Abuse, And What You Can Do To Stop Maltreating Yourself. With brilliant insight and genuine compassion, Dr. Frank Summers guides us to the roots of our contemporary emotional sufferings — and our often unnoticed self-abuse. ‘The Abuser Within’ is what he terms it — a villain very much alive within you that personifies and perpetuates the abuse you experienced, over and over, as a child and/or girl.
Positive psychologist for women Dr. Barbara Becker Holstein teaches us that happiness begins in achieving positive states of being via The Enchanted Self. No matter how weary a wife you are, tune in, and begin Achieving Happiness For You And Your Daughter, Despite Life With The Crazy-Making Husband.
THE CRAZY-MAKING HUSBAND RADIO SHOW debuts with sanity-saving insight for weary wives. Do you ever wonder WHY your husband is bent on driving you mad? It could just be he’s a Narcissist. Join Steve Becker and Martha Trowbridge ['Muffy Gibson'] as they explore the muddled psyche of the narcissistic Crazy-Making Husband. It’s [Not] All In Your Mind, Dear — tune in and discover why.