Life After Lockup Spoilers: Brittany Dodd Confronts Mother About Abuse, Determined To End Family’s Vicious Cycle
Life After Lockup spoilers reveal that Brittany Dodd has been doing extremely well. Despite having a rough beginning in life, she is determined to make the next part of her life something to be proud of. In a new episode of the WEtv reality show, Brittany confronts her mother about the family’s cycle of abuse. Keep reading to find out what to expect.
Life After Lockup Spoilers: Brittany Dodd’s Transparency
The reality star has been transparent not just about herself, but about her family history. She knows that abuse is typically a cycle that gets passed down through families. She is determined to break that cycle but also wants answers. She goes to Alaska to visit her grandmother. While there, she will confront both her grandmother and mother about her childhood abuse.
Rocky Childhood And Going To Prison
Life After Lockup spoilers reveal that Brittany has always been open about her childhood, the abuse, and going to prison not once, but twice. She ran away from home when she was 12 and by the time she was 15, Brittany already had two children. She was forced to give them up for adoption, though, due to her drug addiction.
When she was released from prison, she moved in with Marcelino Santiago. After years of drug addiction and personal demons, she decided it was time to live a clean lifestyle. Now, the two are married and have a family together. Plus, she was able to regain custody of one of her children, Giovanni.
Life After Lockup Spoilers: Healing From The Past
Even though Brittany is on a new road in life, that doesn’t take away what’s happened in the past. Learning about why she endured abuse as a child help her prevent her from continuing the cycle. But at the same time, she wants to help her whole family heal and grow.
Confronting Family Members
In a new clip, Brittany is in Alaska with her mom, who traveled from Las Vegas. Instead of family bonding, there is some tension, especially when Cynthia’s own addiction is brought up by the grandmother, Jackie. Cynthia tearfully recalls her past, “There was nothing but drinking and partying going on and your friends coming into my room to do things to me.”
That’s when Jackie turns it around and says she never forced Cynthia to put a pipe in her mouth. The cold response stuns Cynthia and then she says that there was no point to it before storming out. As for Brittany, she tells the camera that Jackie has been “awful” to both her and Cynthia. That’s when she opens up about the cycle of abuse.
“She has been abusive to my mother, both physically, mentally, and emotionally,” Brittany reveals. This chain and this cycle has been vicious. Generation after generation after generation. I want to break that cycle in my family.”
You can watch the upcoming episode on Friday night on WEtv.
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