Audio: A domestic abuse survivor shares her story

By Amber Lockridge, Studio M staff //

In this audio story, a Tennessee woman named Nita speaks about being a domestic violence survivor. Not only did she encounter the dangers of a violent relationship, but so did her children. Today, Nita strives to help and encourage women and to let them know that there is always a way out.
Listen below:

Amber Lockridge graduated from Middle Tennessee State University in 2018 and majored in journalism. This piece is part of a course in which students reported on issues related to domestic violence. 

Studio M, a project of the College of Media and Entertainment at MTSU, allows student journalists to be published statewide and nationwide. It’s made possible through grants and donations from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, The Tennessean and BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee.

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