Signs that someone is abusing you emotionally

Originally posted on This & That:
Picture taken at Le Louvre Museum: La Jeune Martyre (edited in black & white) What is emotional/psychological abuse? It’s any kind of abuse that is emotional rather than physical in nature. Emotional abuse can take many forms. Emotional abuse doesn’t leave physical scars, but it will diminish the sense…

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How To Begin To Heal The Wounds Caused By Narcissistic Parents ~ Lilly Hope Lucario

Originally posted on Healing From Complex Trauma & PTSD/CPTSD:
As per my last article, narcissistic parents cause considerable damage to their children. Being raised by narcissists, is not normal and there are many wounds created, that affect the survivor – right through to their adulthood. Last article can be read @ https://healingfromcomplextraumaandptsd.wordpress.com/2017/04/25/10-damaging-ways-narcissistic-parents-emotionally-harm-their-children-lilly-hope-lucario/ The following…

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To “Let Go”

Originally posted on Reflections From the Heart:
To let go doesn’t mean to stop caring, it means that I can’t do it for someone else. To let go is not to cut myself off, it’s the realization that I can’t control another. To let go is not to enable, but to allow learning from natural…

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Historic child abuse prevention course

Originally posted on Musings of a Christian Psychologist:
Godly Response to Abuse in the Christian Environment and my seminary, Biblical Seminary, have teamed up to offer a 3 credit course for seminarians on the topic of child sexual abuse prevention and response. This course will run on our Hatfield campus on Monday nights during the…

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Does ‘Everything Happen For A Reason’??

Originally posted on This Is Leslyn:
I heard someone this week say that they had a love/hate relationship with the thought that ‘everything happens for a reason’. How does one consider that the death of a newborn baby or the young father of four children or the massacre of a village has a ‘reason’? How…

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Is Narcissism Really A Disorder?

Originally posted on CynthiaBaileyRug:
We all know the term Narcissistic Personality Disorder, but it doesn’t take long witnessing someone with it to wonder if it is truly a disorder.  The word “disorder” implies their behavior is beyond their control, such as in the case of someone with schizophrenia. ? This term also makes victims of…

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