Consider using a public or friend’s computer if you are concerned about someone viewing your browsing history.
If your partner is abusive, you’ve probably heard your share of “I’m sorrys” and excuses for their behavior.
Apologies can be a form of manipulation; they make you think an abusive partner believes that what they did was truly wrong.
When a company exerts upward power, it is the subordinates who influence the decisions of their leader or leaders.
The use of power need not involve force or the threat of force (coercion).
The more signs a person has, the more likely the person is a batterer.
In some cases, a batterer may have only a few behaviors that the woman can recognize, but they are very exaggerated (for example, will try to explain the behavior as a sign of love and concern); a woman may be flattered at first.