Verbal Abuse

Verbal Abuse
The following are common examples of verbal abuse:
  • Degrading you in front of friends and family,
  • Telling hurtful “jokes” despite your requests to stop,
  • Taking your statements out of context,
  • Name calling,
  • Yelling,
  • Insulting,
  • Humiliation,
  • Criticizing,
  • Blaming,
  • Accusing,
  • Questioning your sanity.
Please also see Emotional Abuse. Return to Types of Abuse.