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Month: October 2016

Recovering From Emotional Abuse

Recovering From Emotional Abuse

It is never too late to seek assistance in your recovery from emotional abuse. Never think that you cannot just walk away from the abuse and begin a new, healthier life. This transformation is unlikely to occur overnight, or even in a relatively short time, but it can happen. It can happen through the support of your friends and family, as well as commitment and effort on your part. Take responsibility for your life and beginning rebuilding. Emotional abuse is…

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Gender Inequities Promote Violence Against Women

Gender Inequities Promote Violence Against Women

Gender-based violence is a widespread problem throughout the entire world. Statistics show that up to one-third of women have been coerced into sex, beaten or otherwise abused. This is often at the hands of someone the woman knows — a husband or even other family members. Astonishingly one-quarter of women have experienced abuse while pregnant. This gender-based violence is a reflection of the inequalities that exist between the genders. The victims security, dignity, health and autonomy are ultimately compromised because…

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