Domestic Violence

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Raising Girls

by Deb Shugg
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When you live with depression and anxiety there’s more to life than that! I have a confession to make… I’m… well, I’m… a bit of a prude! I know this might strike you as odd, but the number of years that have passed since I dressed at my most provocative, has provided me with a […]

The answer to domestic violence is not domestic…

by Deb Shugg
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  When you live with depression and anxiety you never know until you try.   I have to confess to getting a bit hot under the collar recently as I watched a documentary where tragically, a violent and aggressive male killed 2 of his children, in revenge for his wife leaving him. Yep, a fully […]

Domestic Violence : (

by Deb Shugg
Living with depression and anxiety - diary of secrets

When you live with domestic violence it’s about what you can do.   I’ve been thinking about domestic violence recently, probably because November 25th is white ribbon day. But whatever the reason, it’s been on my mind! So it was interesting that when I was in my back yard yesterday hanging out the washing, I […]

All the lost children…

by Deb Shugg
Living with depression and anxiety - diary of secrets

On and off throughout my life I have been known to keep a diary of my struggles with depression and anxiety one of which I published as the book, Diary of Secrets. So I’m no stranger to laying my life out as an example of what living with depression and anxiety (and Post Traumatic Stress […]

Forgive me if I scream too much!

by Deb Shugg
Living with depression and anxiety - diary of secrets

When you live with depression and anxiety you have a tendency to think deeply about life. It saddened me today when I heard that the infamous Adrian Bailey had been convicted of other sex crimes not related to his violation and killing of Jill Meagher. And, it saddened me last week to know that a […]