How can you recognize it?
Emotional abuse can be difficult to recognize in relationships, and often any abuse that isn't physical can go unnoticed both by victims and by people outside the relationship. Emotional abuse incorporates various forms of manipulation, including gaslighting and coercive control,
The actress opened up about suffering from physical, mental, and emotional abuse.
Melissa Benoist, star of the TV show Supergirl, opened up about being a survivor of domestic violence in an emotional, almost 15-minute IGTV video. The actress said her abuser, whom she didn't name, was younger than her, "charming, funny, manipulative,
It covers psychological and electronic violence, too.
A new bill has been filed to help provide protection to husbands and members of the LGBT community from abusive relationships.House Bill 04888 by Rizal 2nd District Rep. Juan Fidel Felipe Nograles seeks to amend the "Anti-Violence Against Women and
Sometimes, clinginess can turn into emotional abuse.
Clingy partners are the worst-especially if having alone time is something that's super important to you and your mental wellbeing. But, there's a line between "wants to spend time with me because they like me" and "Yeah,
Sometimes 'clinginess' can turn into emotional abuse.
Clingy partners are the worst, especially if having alone time is something super important to you and your mental well-being. But, there's a line between, "Wants to spend time with me because they like me," and "Yeah, they'
Carolina explains how harmful the bad boy myth can be.
Carolina is a PhD student, writer and pole dancer. Now 25, she was in an abusive relationship with "bad boy" Jim* for three months. Here, she shares her experiences with Cosmopolitan UK, and explains why the bad boy narrative is actually really
'You weren’t worth shit.'
On July 14, 2018, Twitter user @dianekiimberly decided to open up about an issue a lot of people experience but don't or can't talk about: abuse. In a series of tweets, Kim, a student from UST, spoke of the emotional,
Stop covering up domestic abuse.
Victims of domestic abuse need our support more than anything. It's important to encourage them to come forward and leave their abusive relationships. The problem is, it's difficult to even identify them. Many victims have learned to cope by hiding
It is totally a thing.
Sometimes, even when you're in a stable relationship, you might find yourself thinking a little bit too much about That Person. That Person might be a new friend of a friend, a coworker, or an ex you've decided to stay
He makes jokes at your expense.
Every couple goes through rough patches. Sometimes, your guy acts like an A-hole; sometimes, it's you who lets your bitch flag fly. But if nearly every interaction with your partner brings you anxiety, dread, or fear, and you're not
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