Betrayal Trauma Recovery

btr.org - Betrayal Trauma Recovery is an online, daily support group for victims of emotional & psychological abuse and sexual coercion. Join a live session today. For women experiencing pain, chaos, and isolation due to their husband’s abuse: lying, gaslighting, manipulation, porn use, cheating, infidelity, emotional abuse, and narcissistic abuse. Codependency or labeling a woman as codependent is a form of victim blaming. Pornography addiction / sex addiction are a domestic abuse issue. Narcissistic abuse is not a communication issue. We help women who are in a relationship, separated, or divorced navigate to recover and heal by establishing safety through boundaries. If you suspect your husband is a narcissist, a pornography addict, or emotionally abusive, this podcast is for you. Every woman on our team has experienced abuse and betrayal trauma first hand. For past podcasts visit our website: btr.org

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What Does Betrayal Trauma Feel Like?


Betrayal shatters families and lives. The traumatic aftermath can unhinge and unsettle wives. Scientists recognize that threats to our emotional safety harms us just as much a physical threats. 

After experiencing betrayal in the form of their husband lying, abusing, using pornography / masturbating, infidelity, women often feel:

  • Continual sense of waiting
  • Fixated on making sense of situation
  • Unsure of perceptions and ability to manage
  • Groundless
  • Isolated
  • Shame
  • Deep and uncontrollable sorrow
  • Overwhelmed
  • Powerless
  • Helpless
  • Physical pain: heartache, joint pain, headaches
  • Depressed
  • Angry
  • Anxious

Learning from these feelings by processing them with 12 Step group, sponsor and qualified therapist is pivotal to healing. Healing is next to impossible alone. Even though you are a victim of a circumstance you didn't control, staying in victim mode will only prolong the pain.


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