Just because you’re not battered and bruised doesn’t mean you’re not being abused.
Many men and women suffer from emotional abuse, which is no less destructive.
When people think of domestic abuse, they often picture battered women who have been physically assaulted.
But not all abusive relationships involve violence.
A spouse may have a feeling that something is wrong.
Unhealthy relationships can start early and last a lifetime.
Teens often think some behaviors, like teasing and name calling, are a “normal” part of a relationship.
Below are some tactics an emotional abuser will use:9 Tactics Used by An Emotional Abuser1. Discourage any independent activities such as work; taking classes or activities with friends.3.
Accuse their spouse of being unfaithful if she talks to a member of the opposite sex.4.