The Subtleties of Abuse

A helpful list


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It can be difficult to know if someone is being abusive to you. Abuse can be subtle, especially in the beginning. Here’s a list to help you see red flags in your relationship.

  1. Obvious physical abuse. I won’t go into details since this is a sensitive and triggering topic.
  2. “Accidental” abuse, including biting during kissing, unwanted and/or painful…



Julia Freeman, Trauma Recovery Coach

I believe survivors of narcissistic abuse and domestic violence deserve to live in freedom and peace.