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lisa sonni
Lisa Sonni

As a survivor of domestic assault and narcissistic abuse, Lisa Sonni’s first-hand experience has led her to where she is today – a certified Life & Relationship Coach who helps clients of all genders and walks of life overcome challenges stemming from traumatic partnerships. Her expertise is geared towards getting clients to a good space in their lives and within themselves. She is the author of four books, including the Trauma Bond Recovery Journal, and Surviving To Thriving, and a breakthrough online course called The Trauma Bond Recovery Course. She is a popular content creator under the handle Stronger Than Before, and a regular guest on the Breaking Free from Narcissistic Abuse podcast.

Kerry Kerr McAvoy, Ph.D
Kerry Kerr McAvoy, Ph.D.

Kerry Kerr McAvoy, Ph.D., a retired psychologist and author, is an expert on cultivating healthy relationships and deconstructing narcissism. Her blogs have been featured in Mamami, YourTango, Scary Mommy, and The Good Men Project. In Love You More, Dr. McAvoy gives an uncensored glimpse into her survival of narcissistic abuse, and her workbook, First Steps to Leaving a Narcissist, helps victims break free from the confusion common in abusive relationships. She hosts the Breaking Free from Narcissistic Abuse podcast and offers trauma-related advice on social media.

Rossana Faye
Rossana Faye

As a 15+ year survivor of narcissistic abuse, Rossana Faye has the lived experience of not only escaping the violence into a life of freedom, but also thriving in the healing journey. Rossana is a Certified Life and Relationship Coach and helps people everyday overcome the struggle of finding clarity and peace after abuse. Rossana has published two journals, Rollercoaster of Love: Healing Journal and Narc Free Journal: A Step by Step Guide to Your Freedom. Rossana uses humour while also emotionally connecting with survivors through her relatable and thoughtful content on TikTok, Instagram, YouTube and Facebook. Rossana has 3 young children and loves to bring light to those around her by singing. Her mission and goal with Rollercoaster of Love is to ensure that survivors of narcissistic abuse can feel less alone, seen, heard and validated in their experience.