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Episode 1: Simonne Butler

Breaking Silence

Episode 1: Simonne Butler

In 2003 Simonne Butler survived an horrific attack at the hands of her abusive partner. In this episode Simonne shares her story and insights on how to identify and survive domestic abuse.

In 2003 Simonne Butler survived an horrific attack at the hands of her abusive partner. In this episode Simonne shares her story and insights on how to identify and survive domestic abuse.

Episode 2: David White

In 2009 David White’s daughter, Helen, was shot dead by her multi millionaire husband, Greg Meads. Now a campaigner against domestic abuse, David regularly holds meetings and speaks publicly about the issue.

In 2009 David White’s daughter, Helen, was shot dead by her multi millionaire husband, Greg Meads. Now a campaigner against domestic abuse, David regularly holds meetings and speaks publicly about the issue.

Episode 3: Diamonds in the Ring

Can the sport of boxing help domestic abuse survivors regain their self respect? Daniella Smith, a former world champion boxer, believes so. She runs Diamonds in the Ring, a boxing gym for women.

Can the sport of boxing help domestic abuse survivors regain their self respect? Daniella Smith, a former world champion boxer, believes so. She runs Diamonds in the Ring, a boxing gym for women.

Episode 4: Jeremy Eparaima

Can abusive men change their behaviour? Simonne meets Jeremy Eparaima, a reformed abuser to find out. Jeremy was a serial abuser until his mid 40s. Now he campaigns against domestic abuse.

Can abusive men change their behaviour? Simonne meets Jeremy Eparaima, a reformed abuser to find out. Jeremy was a serial abuser until his mid 40s. Now he campaigns against domestic abuse.

Episode 5: Shakti

Simonne interviews Farida to understand the issues that women in migrant communities face; such as forced marriage, the impact of shaming and silence, the pressures to stay in unhealthy marriages, and the extreme isolation that many suffer.

Simonne interviews Farida to understand the issues that women in migrant communities face; such as forced marriage, the impact of shaming and silence, the pressures to stay in unhealthy marriages, and the extreme isolation that many suffer.

Episode 6: Financial Abuse

Sarah used to be a high functioning, well paid professional. When she thought of domestic abuse she pictured scenes from the movie Once Were Warriors. But, what she didn’t realise is that she was slowly becoming subject to extreme abuse herself.

Sarah used to be a high functioning, well paid professional. When she thought of domestic abuse she pictured scenes from the movie Once Were Warriors. But, what she didn’t realise is that she was slowly becoming subject to extreme abuse herself.

Episode 7: Woven Earth

After Kerryn escaped an abusive marriage while living in Australia she discovered first-hand how hard it is for women and their children to restart their lives.

After Kerryn escaped an abusive marriage while living in Australia she discovered first-hand how hard it is for women and their children to restart their lives.

Episode 8: Say Something

Domestic abuse affects many families in Pacific communities in New Zealand. But it is also shrouded in secrecy and people rarely speak about it.

Domestic abuse affects many families in Pacific communities in New Zealand. But it is also shrouded in secrecy and people rarely speak about it.