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Whether it is done by constant berating and belittling, by intimidation, or under the guise of "guidance," "teaching", or "advice," the results are similar.Eventually, the recipient of the abuse loses all sense of self and remnants of personal value.They stay in abusive situations because they believe they have nowhere else to go. No one intends to be in an abusive relationship, but individuals who were verbally abused by a parent or other significant person often find themselves in similar situations as an adult.If a parent tended to define your experiences and emotions, and judge your behaviors, you may not have learned how to set your own standards, develop your own viewpoints and validate your own feeling and perceptions.A lack of clarity about who you are in relationship to significant others may manifest itself in different ways.
Often we allow people into our lives who treat us as we expect to be treated.
Emotional abuse victims can become so convinced that they are worthless that they believe that no one else could want them.
They stay in abusive situations because they believe they have nowhere else to go. Understanding the pattern of your relationships, specially those with family members and other significant people, is a fist step toward change.
Sept 2013 - All of the above still applies but now I am more willing to say that I was emotionally abused at home.
I was also physically abused at school (hit with a board on two occasions by teachers) and I was sexually abused by a university professor.
I created this page a long time ago, mostly to try to help suicidal and self-harming teens see how they are being emotionally abused in their homes.