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 Can verbal abuse be confused with sibling rivalry?

Answer Yes, all kinds of sibling abuse, including verbal abuse, can be confused with sibling rivalry. Unfortunately, many parents are not as concerned as they should be when they see negative behaviors ha... Read More »
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How can you tell if the negative relationship between two siblings 9 years apart is the result of sibling rivalry or of the older sibling sexually physically and verbally abusing the younger sibling?

AnswerThere is no surefire way an outsider can tell what has occured between the siblings, outside of asking both of them what the problem is.Even if there has been abuse, both victim and perpatrat... Read More »
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Are children more likely to commit suicide from name calling verbal abuse or physical abuse?

Not an expert on this stuff but I would say verbal abuse has a much bigger effect than physical. Verbal abuse messes with your mind to where people would be driven to do such a thing as take their ... Read More »
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What does sibling rivalry mean?

It mean that siblings are rivals. Rivals means enemies. Siblings means brothers/sisters. So there you have it brother/sister enemies.
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What was the first sibling rivalry?

If you go by the Bible its Cain and Able. They are suppose to be the first siblings and Cain kills Able because God prefers Ables sacrifice.
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