Clicnical psychologist and Dr Keitumetse Disemmelo has relayed her story of abuse in a book titled Trapped in Love.
She shares how she had to overcome the years of emotional abuse she suffered in a past relationship and how it turned into self-hatred.
She says she did not confront her pain until 2013.
There are many reasons why people don't leave and I think the memoir is just to show that it can happen to anyone.— Dr Keitumetse Disemelo, Author of Trapped in Love
People supporting need to try and understand that it's not that easy to leave and even if they do leave it is not easy to move on.— Dr Keitumetse Disemelo, Author of Trapped in Love
Sometimes they do see that there is a need to leave and yet they don't and there is several reasons why that happens.— Dr Keitumetse Disemelo, Author of Trapped in Love
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