Psychological Abuse

Louis-Scott, Dee
November 2013
Personal Excellence Essentials;Nov2013, Vol. 18 Issue 11, p10
The article focuses on psychological abuse, citing a claim by the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NCADV) that 95% of men who physically abuse their intimate partners also psychologically abuse them. The author shares her own experience with such abuse through the eyes of a child citing the story of her mother's journey. It discusses the signs of psychological abuse and the effects of such abuse on the victim, as shared by the Center for Relationship Abuse Awareness.


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