signs of an abusive relationship

Signs of an abusive relationship. How to avoid the trap.

Domestic violence is often associated with battering, but there is another form of negative impact on the partner – a psychological violence, which is even more dangerous than the physical forms of violence. Psychological violence does not only harm victim’s…

Cycle of abuse

Cycle of abuse. Can you escape?

It may seem that the cruelty and domestic abuse are unpredictable, that it’s just flash caused by the certain circumstances, at a certain time in the life of a family. In fact, the abuse and domestic abuse follows a certain…

Survivors of abuse

Survivors of abuse – there is hope!

The problem of abuse has many aspects – there is a domestic abuse, workplace abuse, abuse on the streets. The abuse can be physical and psychological, lead to the different consequences, including very sad ones. The abuse always indicates some…

signs of an abusive man

Signs of an abusive man. Be prepared!

Among many signs of an abusive man, there is a never-ending lust for power and the desire to control everything. For such people, even the slightest disobedience can be a cause of a huge mental discomfort. The abuser has to…

Psychological abuse

Psychological abuse. How to stop being a victim.

When people talk about the domestic violence, as a rule, it involves some form of physical violence such as battering. And there is only one way for the victim – to run away as far as possible. But psychological abuse…

Emotional abuse in children

Emotional abuse in children. Hope for survivors.

The problem of emotional abuse in children is rarely discussed unlike other types of abuse, despite the serious effects on children’s development. Emotional abuse appears in the form of verbal abuse and the injurious actions aimed against the child. There…

Domestic violence

Domestic violence – there is hope for victims!

If you ask what should be considered a “domestic violence”, society in general and experts often disagree: while majority of people usually see only a physical effect, i.e. battering, the experts provide illustrative examples of psychological pressure on a woman…

Leaving an abusive relationship

Leaving an abusive relationship – it can be done!

When leaving an abusive relationship is very easy to fall into hands of even more ferocious monsters. For clarity, we consider only those “abusive relationship” in which the victim remains relatively free to leave. There are more complex situations where…

Verbally abusive husband

Verbally abusive husband – any chance to change him?

What should I do if I have a verbally abusive husband? If the passion in your relationships has faded long ago replaced by abuse and humiliation (and even beating) – does it really make sense to be tied to such…

Causes of domestic violence

Causes of domestic violence – be aware!

Unfortunately, there is no universally accepted theory that describes causes of domestic violence. Opinions of many psychologists and sociologists still vary, despite the fact that there have been many studies pursued. One of the assumptions about causes of domestic violence…