Emotional abuse is one of the most pervasive--and least recognized--kinds of abuse in our society. Whether you or a loved one has been abused by words, actions, or even indifference, this book will show you how to overcome the past.
Whether caused by words, actions, or even indifference, emotional abuse is common--yet often overlooked. This helpful guide reveals how those who have been abused by a spouse, parent, employer, or minister can overcome the past and rebuild their self-image. It includes
•strategies for dealing with the verbal abuser
•self-check quizzes with each chapter
•keys to rebuilding relationships
•letters from survivors of emotional abuse
•help dealing with spiritual abuse
•a biblical plan for healing
Gregory L. Jantz, PhD, is the award-winning author of more than 25 books, including Controlling Your Anger Before It Controls You. He is the founder of The Center for Counseling & Health Resources, Inc., (www.aplaceofhope.com) in the state of Washington.
Ann McMurray has coauthored several books, including Controlling Your Anger Before It Controls You. She lives in Washington.