Emotional Abuse

Emotional Abuse

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Psychological abuse, also referred to as emotional abuse or mental abuse, is a form of abuse characterized by a person subjecting or exposing another to behavior that may result in psychological trauma, including anxiety, chronic depression, or post-traumatic stress disorder. Such abuse is often associated with situations of power imbalance, such as abusive relationships, bullying, child abuse and in the workplace. there were "no consensus views about the definition of emotional abuse." As such, clinicians and researchers have offered sometimes divergent definitions of emotional abuse. However, the widely used Conflict Tactics Scale measures roughly twenty distinct acts of "psychological aggression" in three different categories:show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 100 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 6mm | 159g
  • Spellpress
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6136263815
  • 9786136263816