Unfortunately, a great deal of women from all age groups experience abuse from their significant others. The toll abuse takes on you mentally can drain you of who you truly are.
One of the hardest things some of us will ever experience is watching a loved one—be it a family member or friend—stay in an abusive relationship. Here's a look at why adults stay in toxic relationships and the various ways in which we can help them.
Verbal abuse and bullying aren't just restricted to the playground—it can follow many people into adulthood and take place at home or work. It's something I feel strongly about, and I have experienced it in many forms throughout my life.
Most of the time when people think of abuse, it is limited to physical abuse surrounding domestic violence. However, abuse comes in many different forms.
Every day, three women in the U.S. are killed by intimate partners. Learn the forms of intimate partner violence, the risks and tips on what to do.
A guide to domestic violence with the reasons victims stay, the challenges victims face after leaving an abuser, and how Christians can help them.
Abuse is one of the hardest things to get over. Loving a once abused girl may be a challenge not only for her, but for you as well.
This article features tips and suggestions for people who are concerned about the safety and well-being of a loved one in a bad relationship.
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When we think of domestic violence, we inevitably think of the physical aspect of this. There is a much quieter and less acknowledged form of abuse that can be just as destructive and traumatic. Is your partner playing mind games with you?
The internal battle of a victim is often the biggest hindrance in finding freedom from abuse. I will share my personal experience and how I was able to win the war within myself and leave my abuser.
If you have suspicions that you or a loved one may be in a socially abusive relationship, it's important to seek help. Learn to look for the signs of abuse and read a few examples of abusive relationships.
The word abuse can mean a lot of things other than just physically harming someone. An abusive person is anyone who will call you names, put you down, make you feel worthless, touch you sexually without your permission, control you, prevent you from...
Teenage boys have abusive relationships just as much as girls, however it's not something that everyone talks about. Let's talk about it!
Abuse will leave you distraught and broken. The abuser will relentlessly attack, you but you can begin your journey out of abuse right now. Always remember that the devil only wins if you don't fight.
Are you worried that a friend is caught up in a bad relationship? Find out how to recognize the subtle signs of relationship abuse so you can help someone you know who is being abused by her spouse.
Emotional abuse is subtle and you may be unaware that it is even happening, as no physical injuries are inflicted. Yet, the psychological damage is far worse, causing depression and suicidal thoughts.
Everyone deserves to be treated well, to be safe, and to be happy. Help is available whether you are the victim or the abuser.