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 What is drug&alcohol abuse?

Answer Alcohol and drug abuse can be difficult to understand and identify, as the terms get used interchangeably with addiction terminology. It's important to understand the difference between abuse and a... Read More »
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Do mainstream talk shows about abuse raise awareness or just trivialize abuse?

AnswerBoth. Still, they provide an important service. One of the main weapons of the abuser is secrecy. He/she may force victims to remain mum either by threatening them or by creating a "shared ps... 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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Can you sue your mother for ignoring cries from you sister about your brother's sexual abuse of her then he asked for counseling she ignored and he went on to abuse all the rest of my siblings.there?

YES. YOU CAN SUE ANYBODY FOR ANYTHING..BUT..THIS IS ABANDONMENT AND ABUSE BY NRGLECT..YOU MUST SEEK A FREE CONSUKTATION..I THREATENED MY FATHER WITH A LAWSUIT..IT FELT GREAT TO TAKE MY POWER BACK..... Read More »
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Why do so many Abuse websites and talk shows that deal with abuse suggest that the victim get counseling when it is plain that this will just be another thing for the abuser to use against her?

Answer If the victim hasn't left on her own, it's obvious that just telling her to leave won't make much sense. Most responsible advice tells the abuser and victim to go to counseling so that the ... Read More »
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