Trapped By Fear – Jamaica Gleaner



Fear and dependency are still believed to be the major reasons Jamaican women remain in abusive relationships.

Joyce Hewett, acting executive director of the female support group Womam Inc, told a Gleaner Editors’ Forum late last week that studies have shown that in 90 per cent of cases, women who leave toxic relationships go back for many reasons, while others stay because they are simply scared.

ARTICLE: Editors’ Forum | Trapped By Fear
Jamaica Gleaner 
Published November 27, 2018