emotional abuse

Emotional Bullying: How to Detect and Fight it

Bullying is an issue that has acquired significant relevance in recent years, especially in schools. However, not only children practice emotional bullying. Some adults do, too. Also, there’s a common myth that bullying is only physical. This isn’t true at…

Differences between Sexual Abuse and Rape

Sexual abuse and rape are two terms that are often used interchangeably. However, understanding the differences between the two ideas will help us shine a little light on the two realities that are, sadly, a current issue.

5 Consequences of Emotional Abuse

Emotional abuse is a type of violence that affects the emotional stability of the victim. It makes him or her feel intimidated, guilty and even completely worthless. Usually, the aggressor is a manipulative person. He or she takes advantage of the…

Microaggressions in a Relationship: A Couple’s Worst Enemy

Microaggressions are a hidden form of psychological abuse based on persistent, daily snubs–the kind of humiliation where the other person uses jokes or mockery to whittle away at your self-esteem. Microaggressions in a relationship can be even more insidious. This is…