Episode #70: Peace, Love, and Healing

Marisa Jones is a successful IT professional, author, writer, mental health advocate, and former bully. She shares her story about how an abusive alcoholic parent left her with a victim mentality and a desire to react to the world in the only way she knew how—with violence.

Marisa describes a childhood filled with abuse and shame, and the mental health issues that resulted from the trauma, turning her into a world class bully. It wasn’t until she was an adult that she understood how destructive her behavior was, and she realized she had to turn her life around.

Download this episode to hear Marisa’s remarkable story of transformation from bully to peace, love, forgiveness, and redemption. Discover that the actions of a bully is really a cry for help, and learn what we can all do to stop bullying through understanding, compassion, and love.