Emotional Abuse: Just As Bad

Emotional Abuse: Just As Bad

If you have ever seriously asked yourself the question, “What are the signs of emotional abuse?” and were considering your own relationship when you asked the question, you can be sure that there are some clear indicators that may signal emotional abuse....
The Cycle of an Abusive Narcissist

The Cycle of an Abusive Narcissist

The cycle of an abusive narcissist who is controlling, manipulative, and emotionally, psychologically, and/or physically abusive follows a similar pattern of abuse as a classic abuser. The skin and bones change, but the stories are very familiar. It is extremely...
The Silent Treatment | Why It Hooked Us In

The Silent Treatment | Why It Hooked Us In

The slippery slide into dysfunction does not happen overnight. The toxic other uses tactics to keep us off balance and confused and questioning our sanity. The mind does not like inconsistency, so it starts tricking us into making excuses and taking on the blame to...

Recommended Reading – Why Does He Do That?

Why Does He Do That? – Lundy Bancroft Amazon Why Should I Read This? Abusers keep you on uneven ground. At the end of my 18 -year marriage, all my ex had to do was give me a cold dark stare, and I would quiver and comply. All it took was one look. When we first...