Lessons from a cult survivor- meet Claire Ashman

Wed 13 March 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Balwyn Library

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Balwyn VIC 3103
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03/13/2019 7:00pm 03/13/2019 8:00pm Lessons from a cult survivor- meet Claire Ashman Claire spent the first 36 years of her life in two different strict religious movements. The leader of one group was jailed for paedophilia. After challenging the leader's authority, Claire and her family were evicted from the group. For the first time in her life Claire was free, albeit with 8 children in tow. Those early days were a struggle as Claire and her children learned to navigate their way in a new world, but she was determined that her children would not suffer as she did.  , VIC City of Boroondara [email protected] Australia/Melbourne public
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Claire spent the first 36 years of her life in two different strict religious movements. The leader of one group was jailed for paedophilia. After challenging the leader's authority, Claire and her family were evicted from the group.

For the first time in her life Claire was free, albeit with 8 children in tow. Those early days were a struggle as Claire and her children learned to navigate their way in a new world, but she was determined that her children would not suffer as she did. 

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