Healing the Scars of Emotional Abuse
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Healing the Scars of Emotional Abuse


Examining why emotional abuse is so common and damaging, this book reveals how those who have been abused by a spouse, parent, employer, or minister can overcome the past and rebuild their self-image. It provides strategies for dealing with the verba...

Title:Healing the Scars of Emotional Abuse
Edition Language:English
Format Type:Paperback
Number of Pages:221 pages

    Healing the Scars of Emotional Abuse Reviews

  • Kimberlee Maclean
    Oct 16, 2012

    This, like many books out there has a good definition and examples of emotional abuse. I didn't find the suggestions for healing particularly helpful.I was turned off by the religious aspects of the b...

  • Samantha
    Jan 16, 2017

    Personal Response: The book, Healing the Scars of Emotional Abuse , was a very good book. I rated this book four out of five stars because it had a lot of personal experiences in it. It was very touc...

  • Carey
    Aug 16, 2010

    This book was extremely helpful for me. It has affirmations, questionaires, and other activites to help with your recovery. This is a very good read and would recommeded for anyone who has ever been t...

  • Catherine
    May 06, 2015

    I am so glad that this was a purchase instead of a library book for me. I will read it and work the exercises in it often. When it is time to move beyond the "Did that really happen?" shock in your mi...

  • Gigi Murfitt
    Jan 12, 2014

    I found this book very helpful to understand the many aspects of emotional abuse. I have seen the devastation on friends and family that can affect generations when it is ignored. Too often we settle ...

  • Jennifer
    Jan 29, 2016

    One of the most common secrets that are held within many households is the issue of emotional abuse. The mere mention of it is hushed away or laughed at nervously by family members in hopes that anoth...

  • Matthew Kowalski
    Jun 05, 2015

    I read this book to try to see things that I may be blind to being that I am living my life and do not have complete perspective to the full truth and consequence of all of my actions and my life.Furt...

  • Judy Kim
    Oct 12, 2015

    Wow this has been such a crucial and eye opening book to my healing process from emotional and verbal abuse that is still so hard to accept or come to terms with but this spoke so much truth and insig...

  • Alina
    Jan 08, 2017

    The author is a christian and he talks to you from the pages of the book as if you were a christian too, or at least a creationist, but you may be not. I'd recommend to look at some other books on emo...

  • Jeremy
    Jan 19, 2013

    This book coincides with what has been pointed out and taught by my Christian counselor. While the book is a great resource I have found that I am better suited to learning the points as they have bee...