25 reasons women make emotional decisions Emotional and verbal abuse is no joke. The scars are brutal. But healing begins to come with time and A LOT of hard work and prayer. One breath, one step at a time. Keep moving forward.
Just because a person doesn't put hands on you, that doesn't mean they aren't abusive. Abuse is control, blatant disrespect, & also hurtful words. Don't settle for emotional abuse thinking it's ok because it's not physical.
Most narcissist's companions have been in the relationship long enough to have trouble believing it's true. Understand that you must force yourself to focus on changing the way you think about the one you loved.
Emotional abuse is just as damaging as physical abuse. The only difference between the two is with physical abuse you are wearing it on the outside for the world to see & the other is felt deep inside. Others cannot see the bruises on your heart.
You’re verbally abusive with your words, yet you demand my unwavering loyalty and love. You expect me to return to you, and just take whatever you dish out. You remind me how horrible I am, and then question why I’m distant. Do you truly expect me take.
A chart showing all of the phases and stages of the battered woman syndrome, applicable in parent/child relationships as well. Too bad some people in this situation can't see their dysfunction and instead think they are emotionally normal and healthy.
Effects of verbal abuse. A recovery from narcissistic sociopath relationship abuse. most people mistakenly think physical abuse is worse; this kind of abuse scars the soul. This kind of abuse scars the soul.