Born To Break The Cycle
Most people know what physical abuse is, but when it comes to emotional abuse, people tend to think there’s much more of a ‘grey area’.
They might know it has something to do with treating your partner badly — name calling or making them feel small — but not be clear on what’s actually classed as emotional abuse, or whether it’s really as serious as other types.
Emotional abuse can feel as destructive and damaging as physical abuse, and can severely impact your mental health. It’s often used as a way to maintain power and control over someone.