Today’s episode is very special since you’ll be listening to a message from Julianne Cusick, Michael's bride of over 25 years. Her talk, “Devastated but not Destroyed” is a message she gave in 2004 where for the very first time she shared her story of heartbreak, hope, and healing from sexual betrayal and sexual addiction that was exposed in 1994. Giving this talk took a tremendous amount of courage and strength, and as you will hear she delivered the message with profound grace and dignity.
Julianne holds a Master's degree in Marriage and Family Therapy and her passion is to fight for the hearts of women and men shattered after pornography, affairs, and other forms of intimate partner betrayal. She is EMDR trained and utilizes a trauma-informed lens when working with women, men, and couples. Julianne embodies hope arising from her own story of healing and redemption.HELPFUL RESOURCES:
Episode 94 - Julianne Cusick, "A Holy & Horrible Journey"Episode 114 - Julianne Cusick, "5 Facts Wives Need to Know After Betrayal"Episode 115 - Julianne Cusick, "5 Things Husbands Can Do to Support Their Wives After Betrayal"Episode 165 - Julianne Cusick, "Barriers to Overcoming Betrayal Trauma"
Episode 166 - Julianne Cusick, "Treatment Barriers to Healing from Betrayal Trauma"