Is Emotional Bullying Bringing You Down?

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What is emotional bullying? In general, we can understand emotional bullying as emotional abuse. Emotional abuse in the home is always emotional bullying. However, bullying can also be a more “social” form of abuse that doesn’t occur in your home. Perhaps you have been bullied at work or school, or are still emotionally wounded from […]

End the Use of Emotional Abuse on Children

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The use of emotional abuse on children is a toxic interaction that must be identified and stopped before it causes life scars. Now that you know a lot about emotional abuse in your home and life, you must make sure that it does not ruin your own children’s development and happy home life. Some common […]

When Abuse Becomes Emotional Torture

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There are some people who think they would still rather be emotionally abused than physically abused. If someone has ever told you that your emotional abuse situation “could be worse,” we will apologize for that person. Emotional pain is just as serious as physical pain, not only because the victim often blames herself, but also […]

How to Respond to an Abusive, Screaming Man

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Part of the abuser’s mindframe is that he is always right (and if he has a suspicion that he’s not, it’s your “fault” and you’re “just out to get him”). He will often scream and fight in messy anger explosions in order to get what he wants, especially when it seems like he is losing […]

The Seven Faces of Mental Abuse

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Today we’re looking at an article by Annie Kaszina at Ezine Articles, who has written about the seven most important things to know about mental abuse. You could consider these the seven “faces” or aspects of mental abuse, that are most common to each mental abuse situation. 1. “Sticks and stones won’t break my bones” […]

Get the Facts About Psychological Abuse

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Yes, psychological abuse is another way of talking about emotional abuse. However, using the term “psychological” can help us break down the facts about how this type of abuse occurs. How is it psychological? Psychological abuse is a repeated interaction between two people, in which one person attacks the other’s self worth, social competence (as […]

Get a Peek At Our Course!

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Here you can find what each of the lessons in this course are about. Keep in mind that each of these lessons has extra tools to use, too, as well as our forum! Lesson #1: Basic Ideas About Abuse What if there was a new way of thinking about abuse that gave you power instead […]

Overcoming Emotional Abuse Course

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This is a new course in overcoming emotional abuse, made specifically for women who are in emotionally abusive relationships, and don’t know where to turn for help. This course is the continuation (part 2) of our new book, called Healing Emotional Abuse. If you have not read this book yet, we highly recommend that you […]