Getting Personal About Subtle Psychological Abuse

In this five-part interview with Joy Dushey from The Methodology Podcast, we talk about subtle psychological abuse, a subject that is all too often overlooked. In this podcast, I share early warning signs of an abusive relationship, important patterns to identify, and common feelings and experiences associated with this type of relationship. Plus strategies to determine if your relationship is abusive. Listen in to discover if you are experiencing subtle psychological abuse and if you are, what to do about it. 

Why should we care about subtle psychological abuse?

Subtle Abuse: What are the early warning signs of subtle  psychological abuse?

Why do people get into abusive relationships? Can an abuser change?

How the Cycle of Abuse Works and How to Stop It

Healing from Abuse. Is there hope?

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.