How to Recognize an Abusive Relationship

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If you ask most people on the street what an abusive relationship is, chances are you’d get a description of physical abuse – in fact, you’ll hear terms like ‘battered wife’. And yes, that is most certainly an abusive relationship. However, abuse comes in many forms and it’s certainly not limited to husbands beating their wives. What exactly is ‘abuse’, then? In a nutshell, abuse refers to anytime someone exerts inappropriate control over another person. This post contains affiliate links. This can, of course, be physical. Or it can be control over the finances, emotional manipulation, verbal abuse, or sexual