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Unconditional Love Is NOT the Answer


Unconditional love is not the answer to solving the world’s problem. I don’t believe straight up love is the answer either. In fact, I believe loving everyone unconditionally is part of the emotional problem plaguing society. Listen to the rest below. If you would rather read the entire script, scroll below the video. { Unconditional Love Is NOT the Answer ~ Exercise Sheet } Hey, I’m Geri...

Is Yelling Abuse?


Sometimes it’s hard to tell what’s abuse and what’s not abuse. Parents yelling at each other or yelling at the kids is common and in some families normal. Does yelling automatically constitute abuse? No, it’s not an automatic because people yell for a variety of reasons. You can yell to get someone’s attention, or because you’re frustrated at a circumstance and you’re releasing the energy caused...

How I’m Breaking the Cycle of Emotional Abuse


Your parents are the first people to teach you about emotions. They reflect back what you’re feeling and identify those feelings back to you. When you’re two years old, and you’re angry, your parent should state, “I see that you’re feeling angry.” They identify your feelings and respond appropriately. Of course, all this takes place in a parent who is emotionally healthy themselves.   In Running...

Learning and Living with Emotional Abuse


Emotional manipulation and abuse is the core of domestic, workplace, and school violence. Kids begin to learn how to manipulate emotions from their family, friends, teachers, and on television. Disney has a slew of shows where put-downs, insults, and selfishness are glamorized and humorous; which helps to normalize manipulative and abusive behaviors. Power Over When emotional and verbal abuse is...

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