25 reasons women make emotional decisions Emotional and verbal abuse is no joke. The scars are brutal. But healing begins to come with time and A LOT of hard work and prayer. One breath, one step at a time. Keep moving forward.
A Verbal Abuser Defined Me: I’m No Longer His Opinion of Me - A verbal abuser wants you to think you are what he says you are and nothing more. You are his to mold, he thinks. Don't be his opinion of you.
Just because a person doesn't put his hands on you doesn't mean they aren't abusive. Abuse is control, blatant disrespect, and also, hurtful words. Don't settle for emotional abuse thinking it's OK because it's not physical.