A survivor of a verbally and psychologically abusive relationship with a law enforcement officer, Nanette’s passion is educating the public about intimate partner abuse via her personal story. Additionally, Nanette speaks about all forms of domestic abuse and the early warning signals that manifest in a new relationship. An avid writer, she writes blogs on her website and she writes a Facebook community page, “The Courage Corner – Domestic Abuse Awareness”. She writes of verbal and psychological tactics utilized by abusive personalities, self-care tips, unhealthy behavior, empowerment, healing and speaking up about intimate partner abuse and shaming and blaming tactics used by society and offenders. Nanette is a nationally-recognized speaker and a volunteer with various Colorado-based and national non-profits that educate about domestic abuse, promote healthy relationships and empower survivors to heal, thrive and live their best lives.