Survivor voices: Experts by Experience
Speaking out and telling your story
After living through domestic abuse, many women wish to speak out, tell others about their experiences and use their expertise to create change.
This can be incredibly powerful, healing and positive – in doing so they can bust stereotypes about who experiences abuse, help others recognise abuse in their own relationships, and show that there is life after abuse.
However, it is also important to recognise that speaking out can leave women feeling exposed, and can bring about unexpected consequences.
To help you work out the right decision for you and exploring the different ways to tell your story – we’ve put together this resource with some tips and points to consider