Latest Psychological abuse Stories
In her practice, licensed clinical psychologist Dr. Joanne J.
For adult survivors of physical or sexual abuse, the Holiday Season can lead to depression and loneliness, as family closeness and togetherness are emphasized.
Violent and abusive behavior against women, which can be both physically and emotionally harmful, gain societal acceptance when they are glamorized and normalized in popular culture such as books and movies.
Fix My Kid is a groundbreaking movie that pulls back the veil on "Tough Love" treatment programs.
A new five-year study that tracked more than 1,600 drug users found that severe abuse in their childhood – emotional, sexual, and to a lesser extent physical – significantly elevated their risk of attempting suicide.
Adults who have been abused or neglected as children have higher rates of heart disease, diabetes, cancer, and are more likely to die at younger ages.
Older adults who are subject to elder abuse, neglect and exploitation face a greater risk of being hospitalized than other seniors.
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).