Verbal Abuse Can’t Be Reasoned Away
Verbal abusers don’t care about understanding their victims. So resist the urge to explain or defend if you are being abused in this way. Abusers need a victim. Trust your feelings and refuse to engage.
Because over time verbal abuse can destroy a victim’s confidence in his or her self and perceptions, professional help may be necessary.
For more, read Stop It! Learning to Deal With Verbal Abuse in Vitality Special Edition 8.
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