How to Get a Counselor that Understands the Issue?

Relationship Counseling And Passive Aggressive Behavior: Is your counselor an expert in passive aggression?   This book helps the wife recognize the impact of passive aggressive behaviors on her marriage, so she can get a counselor to … [Read more...]

The Abusive Relationship as a Lesson in Resilience?

CAN YOU SEE THE ABUSIVE RELATIONSHIP AS A LIFE LESSON IN RESILIENCE? There is much more information about how to identify emotional abuse, than  about the process of breaking free and healing from it. The preferred solution for the victim seems to … [Read more...]

How to Handle Verbal Abuse From Friends

Can you handle verbal abuse here? Do you know how to handle verbal abuse in everyday conversations? How familiar are you with this technique people will use against you for preempting conversations that they are not so sure of understanding? Before … [Read more...]

How can love and verbal abuse coexist in a marriage?

Are you in a marriage plagued with verbal abuse?   We all know situations where one person diminishes another using negative comments, facial expressions, and tune of voice to signal boredom or rejection....How common is this in a marriage, … [Read more...]

Is Passive Aggression Harder to Bear at the Holidays?

Conflict can be almost inevitable when interacting with someone who uses passive aggression to control all of his relationships.  This can be very trying and frustrating at any time of the year.  But at the holidays it often feels worse.  Many people … [Read more...]