Dead Wild Roses: On Abusive Men and Therapy – Lundy Bancroft

“The more psychotherapy an abusive man has participated in, the more impossible I usually find it is to work with him.   The highly “therapized” abuser tends to be slick, condescending, and manipulative. He uses the psychological concepts he has learned to dissect his partner’s flaws and dismiss her perceptions of abuse. He takes responsibility ...

350 or bust: Skinny Dipping: Therapy For A World Careening Towards Climate Chaos

I’ve just returned from an invigorating five day wilderness canoe trip in Woodland Caribou Provincial Park. The Park is part of an bi-provincial bid to become a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is right out our back door. My family, along with 2 other families who were dedicated enough to travel the 6 hours from ...