nurses as battered women - page 3

I have been a nurse for thirty years and I have been a battered woman for twenty-five. I never viewed myself as battered. I always thought of my husband as "sick". I have been going through a... Read More

  1. by   BBFRN
    Originally posted by O'Rose
    I would like to respond to 'passing thru'. Your response is the reason so many of us have never looked for help or believed that we can escape.
    Thanks to all
    Exactly! And if you feel the need to educate ANYONE on this subject, go right ahead. We can learn a great deal more from those who can provide a heartfelt account of abuse than what is required of us in CEU's.
  2. by   Pinky18
    Edited - TOS violation - spam.
    Last edit by Nurse Ratched on May 12, '03