Breaking Point

Source: Terra Nova Films

Published: unknown


This provocative 20 minute video documents the story of Nancy, a formerly abusive daughter, as she talks candidly about her repeated abuse of her invalid mother. As Nancy relates her story, a sensitive and emotional portrayal emerges. Through therapy and soul searching, Nancy eventually comes to terms with what she has done and acquires an understanding of how the abuse might have been avoided. Breaking Point provides insights which will provoke discussion and introspection.

Link: Breaking Point

Topics: Caregiving, Physical Abuse, Psychological Abuse

Access: Order (Fee)

Intended Use: Self-directed Learning, Teaching Others

Audience: Advocates, Caregivers, Community, Finance, Health Care, Legal/Law Enforcement, Social Services

Level: Advanced, Basic, Intermediate