Patricia Evans is the bestselling author of four books, including The Verbally Abusive Relationship, Verbal Abuse Survivors Speak Out, Controlling People, and The Verbally Abusive Man: Can He Change? A highly acclaimed interpersonal communications specialist, public speaker, and consultant, Evans has appeared on Oprah, CNN, national radio, and in Newsweek and O, The Oprah Magazine. Evans lives in the San Francisco Bay Area and can be reached via her website at www.VerbalAbuse.com.
This book was an eye opener to me, and it is saving my life.
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I am amazed at the insight of author Patricia Evans into such a complex subject as The Verbally Abusive Relationship.
I read this book after having lived with verbal abuse for 30+ years, basically my entire life. The abuse i suffered was not from a spouse but my own mother, sister, grandparents,... Read morePublished 5 days ago by D. Myers
This book would have merited 5 stars except for one major issue. The author does an OUTSTANDING job picking apart the confusing, tangled web that chronic verbal abuse creates. Read morePublished 7 days ago by Amazon Customer
This is about the thirtieth time I have bought this book. I buy it to give to people who are asking what to do with their confusing relationships. Read morePublished 7 days ago by morganchild
great book i understand the abuse my x wife put me through.Published 18 days ago by Jesse J Hains Sr
Excellent book. Learned a lot about a relationship I was in that helped me understand what was really going on. Valuable information.Published 26 days ago by shery hansen
This book is a powerful sieve. On the topic of verbal abuse, in my opinion it is the go-to book for first-aid. Read morePublished 28 days ago by Maria-Camilla
Very valuable for mew and women who are trying to figure out what is wrong in their life. Most therapists and marriage counselors have not read it and they should. Read morePublished 1 month ago by John W. Telford
It is only about couple's relationships. I was expecting other types of advice as well, such as family relationships.Published 1 month ago by Colleen Maki
Not only have I read The Verbally Abusive Relationship with great benefit, I have given this to my adult children. Read morePublished 1 month ago by AHRamsey