While it might not seem like it now, you can rebuild your life after dealing with domestic violence. Domestic violence is frightening and horrific to have to experience. Many domestic abuse survivors have a difficult time balancing out their concern for their safety with having the freedom of not being in an abusive relationship anymore.
You can get your life back. Don’t let your abuse take complete control of your life. Getting your life in order after domestic abuse will consist of getting your confidence back, getting back in touch with those you lost and reliving your dreams and career plans. You have the power to control your life and it’s your time to take that power back.
Grieving the loss of a relationship is pretty normal, even if the relationship was an abusive one. The relationship was probably good and first and letting go of the good memories is tough.
It’s time to remember who you once were and start doing the things you used to enjoy doing. Bring back your old dreams and start new ones. You’re getting a second change so make it count.
During your relationship, you probably isolated yourself from family and friends. Reach out to them and rebuilding your relationship with these people. They understand you were in a tough time and they will be there for you.
If you’re still having safety concerns, let your friends and family know. Create your own plan to stay safe and let your close family and friends know about this plan.
You’re a strong person for getting out of an abusive relationship. Now is the time to take control of your life and get it back on track.