8 Dangers of Verbal Abuse Which Can Be As Painful As Physical Abuse

About 50% of men and women have at least once experienced psychologically aggressive behavior from their partner. About 20% of women have experienced threats of physical harm by an intimate partner. 40% of people have experienced at least one form of coercive control by an intimate partner in their lifetime. If these statistics are not startling enough, know also that verbal and psychological abuse is more, if not equally, harmful than physical abuse.