Thrive Online Community

If you are overwhelmed by the wounds caused by emotional abuse, we want you to know that there IS hope.
Embark on a journey of hope and healing.

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You were created to Thrive.


Thrive is a low-cost, self-guided program for women who want to break free of the destructive power of emotional abuse and reclaim their identity. We answer commonly asked questions and guide you through issues that you are wrestling with as you seek to move away from the crazy-making cycles and into a sense of hope for the future. You’ll receive practical and helpful teachings to help you heal one step at a time.

A 6-month program for only $25/mo!



Teaching designed to help you heal, journaling assignments to help you focus your thoughts, and Q&A articles with questions from our members!



Once a quarter, share your story and get personalized help during our group session video calls led by Sharmen Kimbrough, MA.



Every week you’ll have a chance to join our Thrive Meet-Up Groups via video call. Meet and connect with other Thrive members to receive support and share your healing journey! 


Healing from emotional pain and loss
Moving away from cycles of crazy-making and reacting
Caring for yourself by setting healthy boundaries
Finding joy in the midst of difficult circumstances
Co-parenting with an unhealthy spouse
Working through fears and feelings about his recovery process
Navigating through the decision of whether to separate or divorce
Gaining a sense of hope for your future

Who leads the Thrive Program?

Sharmen Kimbrough, MA has a passion for helping untangle the chaos of relationships and has expertise in healing from verbal/emotional abuse, narcissistic victim syndrome, and issues surrounding separation and divorce. She has more than 10 years of experience in non-profit and clinical settings and has a Master’s Degree in Professional Counseling from Liberty University. Her work with the Marriage Recovery Center has brought healing to hundreds of women and couples who are dealing with abusive behaviors in their relationships.

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