464 - Surviving Domestic Violence - Gold Medalist Ruthie Bolton


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By Paul Gilmartin. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

The 2-time Olympic gold medalist and Women's Basketball Hall of Fame inductee shares about surviving domestic abuse and becoming an advocate for other survivors. She also shares about being one of 20 children, being a preacher's kid and learning how to stop trying to "rescue" broken partners and take care of herself.

For more about Ruthie go to www.MightyRuthieBolton.com

Contact her at teammightyruthie@gmail.com

Follow her @MightyRuthie

Domestic Violence resources:

National Coalition Against Domestic Violence

NCADV | National Coalition Against Domestic Violence Domestic Violence www.domesticviolence.org Help Guide www.helpguide.org Safe Horizon Moving Victims from Crisis to Confidence - Safe Horizon National Network to End Domestic Violence Home Page - NNEDV

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Other Links Mentioned

The article by Stephanie Shipp that Paul read comes courtesy of www.ThriveTraumaRecoveryCoaching.com

You can read it here https://thrivetraumarecoverycoaching.blogspot.com/2019/12/thrive-trauma-recovery-coaching-blog.html

The books she recommended are:

Covert Incest Syndrome by Patricia Love Ed.D. and Jo Robinson - the definitive text on emotional incest/parentification. Silently Seduced: When Parents Make Their Children Partners by Kenneth M. Adams The Drama of the Gifted Child by Alice Miller



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