Latest Psychological abuse Stories
New study based on women's self-reports suggests a subtype of men -- categorized as 'dependable yet abusive' -- is most common.
Although children can be depressed for many reasons, new evidence suggests that there are physiological differences among depressed children based on their experiences of abuse before age 5.
Findings suggest abuse is a risk factor for chronic headache.
Researchers from Brown University and Butler Hospital have determined that children who suffer physical or emotional abuse may be faced with accelerated cellular aging as adults.
Women abused by intimate partners suffer higher rates of a wide variety of doctor-diagnosed medical maladies compared to women who were never abused, according to a new study of more than 3,000 women.
COLLEGE PARK, Md., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- October is Domestic Violence Awareness month, and officials at the University of Maryland want to make sure every student knows it.
A new study examines the rates of violence among homeless veterans and their partners and the significant results of group therapy.
Older adults who are subjected to abuse or self-neglect face a greater risk of premature death than other seniors, according to a study published in the August 5 issue of JAMA.
In the now infamous MySpace suicide trial, a federal judge has said that he will likely dismiss the conviction of Missouri woman, Lori Drew, who was accused of using the social networking sight to emotionally harass a lovesick 13-year-old girl
Fourteen percent of the respondents to a survey in Spain say they have suffered psychological abuse or bullying at the workplace, researchers said.
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