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 is a wonderful resource, filled with well documented cases and professional observations. I think the way the material is organized makes it truly easy to understand,... Read morePublished 18 days ago by VIOLET
I didn't realize how much verbal abuse and "power over" behavior I was enduring, until I read this book. Now I feel empowered to deal with it. Read morePublished 22 days ago by Sunny
Excellent book. I would highly recommend this and think all young women should read this book so they are prepared should they find themselves in this unfortunate situation. Read morePublished 24 days ago by Alicia
I came across this book on a 50¢ sale rack in a thrift store. A miracle to save my life. I have asked my abuser to leave. This book gave me understanding and courage. Read morePublished 25 days ago by Lynnette Jessop
Don't read it if you don't also want to see some of the flaws in your relationship , yourself and the obvious reason you read it, your partner.Published 1 month ago by Ppalmer
There is a blurred line between verbal abuse and.. well.. not verbal abuse. We all say things we shouldn't say. I wish this book had made that line a little clearer. Read morePublished 1 month ago by spoilsoflife124