The Vocabulary That Abuse Survivors Often Lack

Exploring why survivors often don’t recognise their abuse for what it is, and how language shapes our understandings and perceptions

Sacha | Thoughts

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Growing up, I didn’t know the words “gaslighting,” “manipulation,” or “coercion.”

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Sacha | Thoughts

Sociologist and writer focused on analysing societal power dynamics and promoting positive social change