As with all forms of domestic violence escalation is the rule, rather than the exception.It is important to take action on your own behalf early on.Recently, there have been cases of adults bullying teenagers online.
In adolescence the feeling of being controlled can extend into long periods of worry when your teen doesn’t come home as promised or has legal problems from the use of drugs.
What happens when the control extends into the future and your adult child continues to exert control over your life emotionally, physically, financially, or spiritually?
Many people don’t realize that emotional and mental bullying can have just as many long lasting effects as physical bullying – even though the effects are of different kinds.
The effects from abuse by parents that bully are no less severe.
Domestic violence or Interpersonal Violence can happen between any two people who are in a personal relationship.
Understandably this would include a parent and their adult child or children.
Many parents feel that parenting is a life sentence. This can take the form of emotional hostage taking, financial, interpersonal, physical, or spiritual. When we give birth to a child we have already made a commitment to sustain the life of this new being.
The child that grows inside the mother has a home, food, shelter, and an identifiable place to be.
This article helps define what a bully is, emotional and mental bullying, cyber bullying, and tips on dealing with parents that bully.