Quick Escape
Uncategorized Archives - WTLC
1
archive,category,category-uncategorized,category-1,theme-wtlc,woocommerce-no-js,tribe-no-js,ctct-wtlc,ajax_fade,page_not_loaded,,side_area_uncovered_from_content,columns-4,qode-child-theme-ver-1.0.0,qode-theme-ver-7.9,wpb-js-composer js-comp-ver-6.6.0,vc_responsive
 

Uncategorized

27 Dec A Journey Back Home

Shelia was living in the great state of Texas- as she claims- when she first met Luke.  He was in town for business when they struck up a conversation waiting in line to place their coffee order.  What started as a quick conversation to distract...

Read More

27 Dec What’s In Your Closet

Nearly 21 million people – three out of every 1,000 people worldwide – are victims of forced labor across the world, trapped in jobs which they were coerced or deceived into and which they cannot leave.  One contributor to “forced labor” is fast fashion, which is defined as cheap,...

Read More

30 Aug You Are Not Alone: Healing Through a Harm Reduction Approach

There are a myriad of risk factors leading to Domestic Violence and Intimate Partner Violence, and substance misuse is often observed as a common complicating factor. Their co-existence expresses itself in a variety of ways, from being an element leading to violent incidents to maladaptive coping and navigating the impact of trauma. The use, misuse, and addiction of substances or unhealthy behaviors or habits are all...

Read More

26 Jul Making Every Call Count

Not long ago, Emily contacted the WTLC Helpline in a state of crisis after realizing that she had reached the point in her marriage where it was time to leave. Her oldest child had started mimicking Emily’s spouse’s behavior, using the same abusive and insulting...

Read More