Emotional Abuse can sneak into a relationship and can be hard to point out, and be define. the following are some of the signs you need to examine your relationship. You are worried about what your partner thinks and will they blow up. Your partner downplays your feelings and makes you think you are crazy, this is called gaslighting. You do not have equal consideration, you are the one that is always apologizing. Your partner manipulates and controls you by withholding affection
- It's easy for many of use to quickly slide into relationships – the comfort and security are reassuring.
- However, sometimes we also then find ourselves in situations that just don't seem right – where emotional abuse comes out of nowhere.
- If you're feeling that that might be the case for your current situation, step back and objectively analyze these signs.
“The scars of emotional abuse may not be visible to the eye, but the effect it has on the victim can be traumatic. Those who have been emotionally abused may later experience anxiety, depression, chronic pain, PTSD and substance abuse issues.”