emotional abuse

Years after my abusive relationship ended, I’m still learning that I won’t magically heal, writes Alice.
He always made it known how beautiful he thought my blackness was. Then he weaponised my ‘otherness’ against me, writes Lakeisha Goedluck.
I was cancelling plans with friends, and I was even timing my journey to and from work. Then I learned you should never feel uncomfortable or scared in a relationship, writes Jacqueline Ward.
Good litigation ought to negotiate the best compromise that will keep your divorce case out of court.
Some monsters don’t lurk under your bed; they lay right beside you in it. I’ll be honest with you, I wasn’t the coolest kid
Some monsters don’t lurk under your bed; they lay right beside you in it. I’ll be honest with you, I wasn’t the coolest kid
When a sleeping eight-month-old child is brought into your home in a car seat and placed on the floor in front of you for you to look after, it's different. This precious curly haired little girl with a chocolate-stained white satin summer dress on in the middle of winter is in the Looked After Child system. She has been brought to you to look after because you've been judged suitable to care for her needs.
New arrival Theo had been trying to get the attention of Tyla, currently 'coupled up' with Jonny, and Jonny wasn't happy. But when Jonny said that Theo would have to prise Tyla from "his cold, dead hands", it was not romantic. It did not demonstrate just how much he liked her and it certainly wasn't funny. It was possessive and controlling. For a survivor of domestic abuse watching, it would have been a chilling moment.
SA has one of the highest rates of child abuse, one in three children, are at risk of being victims of sexual and physical abuse before the age of 18.
Life coaching appears to mostly attract people who couldn't be bothered to actually study psychology, and instead want to earn a quick buck.