how to leave an abusive relationship


3 Ways to Cope With Relationship Abuse When You Can’t Leave 13

Leaving an abusive relationship isn’t an easy decision. These tips on how to cope with relationship abuse will help you survive while you figure out what you need to do. I was inspired to write this article by a reader who is living with an angry husband; these tips may help you see your own relationship and life differently. “I […]

3 Ways to Cope With Relationship Abuse When You Can't Leave

4 Examples of Verbal Abuse in Love Relationships 5

These verbal abuse examples will surprise you! And, they’ll definitely help you recognize unhealthy communication patterns in your relationship. Verbal abuse isn’t always direct or obvious, and it’s not always easy to recognize when you are being treated badly by your partner. “Thank you for this article on surviving life with an angry husband,” says Sarah on 7 Ways to Survive […]

Examples of Verbal Abuse in Love Relationships

How to Leave a Man You Love – But Can’t Live With 207

Leaving a man you’ve loved for years isn’t just a physical move out of the house…it’s a painful emotional break. These tips on how to leave a man you love but can’t live with will help you decide if it’s time to say good-bye. Deal Breakers: When to Work On a Relationship and When to Walk Away by Dr. Bethany Marshall can […]

How to Leave a Man You Love But Can't Live With

Signs of an Abusive Relationship You Should Never Ignore 4

Is it possible not to see the signs of an abusive relationship? Definitely! Why? Because abuse isn’t “just” hitting or name-calling. These signs of an abusive relationship will help you learn how abusers control the women they say they love. In this article, the signs of an abusive relationship are described through a survivor’s perspective. Keri Kight was with a man who […]

Signs of an Abusive Relationship

Why Does He Do That? Inside the Mind of an Abusive Man 12

There are no simple answers to the “Why does he do that?” question, but here are some insights into abusive men and why they abuse. I also included links to articles about why women stay with abusers. I’m getting my Master of Social Work (MSW) at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, and have encountered one of the most […]

Why Does He Do That

Dealing With Toxic People Before They Take You Down 5

These 12 signs of toxic people will help you spot them a mile away, plus 3 tips from Dr Lillian Glass for dealing with toxic relationships before they take you down. One of my readers, Miranda, is struggling to cope with her angry, critical boyfriend. “It’s so hard to let go of him, even though I know we’ve been in […]

Toxic People Take You Down

Help Getting Over a Breakup – How to Change Your Story 7

You need help getting over a breakup, and the tired old tips aren’t working. Try this instead: learn how to change your story so you can change your perspective of your relationship, your self, and your life. This can help you heal. In Retelling the Stories of Our Lives: Everyday Narrative Therapy to Draw Inspiration and Transform Experience, David Denborough […]

How to Change Your Story Help Getting Over a Breakup