Verbal abuse in relationships
...Abuse in Relationships Verbal abuse is the excessive use of language to undermine a person’s dignity as well as security through humiliation or insults, in an unexpected or repeated manner. Verbal abuse can either occur in relationships between spouses or between a parent and a child. In this paper, I will discuss the various forms of verbal abuse, characteristics of verbal abuse, the effects of verbal abuse on both the adults and children, and steps the abuser can take o recover from verbal abuse.
1. Forms of verbal abuse
Verbal abuse can take various forms, they include: foul or demeaning language, threats, hostile volume or tone, sarcasm and intensity of delivery whether quiet or loud... Verbal...