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Dec 22, 2008
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by: Darlene Barriere - Webmaster

Chelsea, I'm delighted that you are now doing well. I?m so glad you told your mother about the abuse and that she made sure you are getting the help you need in order to deal with all your feelings. And congratulations on learning the lesson that so many abuse survivors have such trouble learning: that it wasn't their fault.

Thank you for sharing your story with my visitors and me, and for reiterating the all-important message that it is NEVER a child's fault that s/he was—are—abused and that one should never lose hope.

Darlene Barriere
Violence & Abuse Prevention Educator
Author: On My Own Terms, A Memoir

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