A new study found that 90% of teens killed by an intimate partner are girls.
Emotional abusers "groom" victims using kindness and affection. They win you over, then they turn on you.
“Society will no longer tolerate the appalling breach of trust committed by one partner against the other," Ireland’s Minister for Justice and Equality said.
Emotional abuse can be difficult to recognize.
The grand gestures may be flattering at first, but don't be fooled: This is a form of emotional abuse.
The signs that you’re in a toxic relationship aren’t as glaring as you might expect.
Don't let these warning signs fly under the radar.
Recognizing abuse is confusing at best. But acknowledging that you deserve a healthy, loving relationship shouldn't be.
Because emotional abuse is life-changing, you want to be pretty sure that's what's going on in your relationship before you slap that label on it. Here are eight pitfalls common to many relationships that don't necessarily indicate that abuse is in the mix.
The findings of a recent study from the American Psychological Association are right on target. The study confirms that childhood psychological abuse has lasting, significant damage, equal to or exceeding the long-term consequences of physical abuse.
Two recent studies show when overall management culture has negative consequences for team performance and morale. One illustrates the impact of abusive managers. The other reveals that insecure managers resist and reject useful feedback from employees.
SOURCE: bit.ly/1DBNJEF Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy, October 2014. The children and their
One man's choice to care more about himself than those he fathered can debilitate more than his own children. He must be
Since there is no universal definition of psychological abuse, the authors break down various offenses into categories, including
As someone who has endured nine years of cyber harassment from an ex, I'll tell you what it's like. It's degrading, bile-producing, and blood pressure-spiking.
According to the report, the figure represents the combined costs of child welfare, special education, criminal justice expenses
Fortunately the silver lining is if verbal and emotional abuse was an issue, Kim K. has the opportunity to protect others
Domestic violence is something that runs rampant in this country. What I really want is to read your comments on this subject. How many of you have ever been a victim of any kind of domestic violence?
Every minute in America, 1 kid will run away. Every day, 13 of those same kids will die on our streets. At this very moment, almost 2 million kids are living on our streets and of those 2 million, 650,000 of them are under the age of 15. These statistics are staggering but what's more shocking is the number of Americans who are unaware of this crisis.
Groups like Exodus and the National Association for Research and Therapy of Homosexuality (NARTH), regularly encourage clients to say they have converted, even though they are still gay