Does Your Personality Make You Vulnerable to Abuse?


Are you naïve or inexperienced in relationships? Do you tend to be overly responsible? Are you highly empathetic? Do you avoid conflict at all costs?

If so, your personality may make you more susceptible to being abused.

In this article with Counseling Today, I help you identify your vulnerabilities and tune into your intuition so you can trust yourself in a relationship

Read the article here

Avery Neal, PhD is a practicing psychotherapist, international author and speaker. In 2012 she opened Women’s Therapy Clinic, which offers psychiatric and counseling support to women. She specializes in depression and anxiety at all stages in a woman’s life.

Dr. Neal is the author of, If He’s So Great, Why Do I Feel So Bad?: Recognizing and Overcoming Subtle Abuse, which has been translated and published in twelve languages. Her articles and interviews have been published by, American Counseling Association, Counseling Today, BookTrib, Best Self Magazine, Hitched Magazine, Bustle, POPSUGAR and PKWY Magazine, and her courses have been taken by over 18,000 people worldwide. The International Association of HealthCare Professionals nominated her as one of the top psychologists in Houston.