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What is Emotional Abuse

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September 2010

What is Emotional Abuse

by At-Risk.org Staff, on at risk blog, at risk youth, emotional abuse, emotional harassment, mental abuse, mental injury, psychological abuse, verbal abuse, What is Emotional Abuse

Emotional abuse or also known as psychological abuse, mental abuse, mental injury and verbal abuse includes acts by one or more people that will cause or have caused very serious cognitive, behavioral, mental and emotional disorders in a person. There are too many types of emotional abuse and it can be done by either parents, family members, siblings, friends, even teachers and peers. In most cases emotional abuse is straightforward,…