My ex bf would verbally abuse me, then it turned physical. I was with him for 4 years, he has held a knife to my neck, raped me twice, choked me, dragged me, pushed me to the floor when I was pregnant, forced me to have abortions, manipulated me, punched my stomach when I was pregnant, and more. I finally stood up to him one day and got away from that relationship, but hes my babydaddy now. Anytime I see him, I feel anger. He has changed with me, but now I feel destroyed and depressed sometimes. I dont know how to learn to forget.I am now 17 years old with an 8 month baby boy.
Hello, My name is Stephanie. I am new to this group. I really don't know where to start with this post. I am trying to understand what verbal abuse is. Sometimes when you are in a relationship, you are blind to the abuse. I just need someone to talk to about it.
A short synopsis of trauma bonding:Its about misplaced loyalty or attachment. These relationships include exploitation, fear and even danger as well as times of kindness, nobility & righteousness. Nothing, not even emotional pain, physical abuse or even the possibility of death stops a trauma bonded person from caring about and/or staying committed to the abuser. Abusive relationships are...