i) Verbal, emotional, and psychological abuse

Key overviews

Follingstad, D. R. (2009). The impact of psychological aggression on women's mental health and behavior: The status of the field. Trauma, Violence, & Abuse, 10(3), 271-289.


Further works

Ali, A. (2007). Where is the Voice of Feminism in Research on Emotional Abuse? Journal of Gender Studies, 16(1): 73 - 77.

Capezza, N. M., & Arriaga, X. B. (2008). Factors Associated With Acceptance of Psychological Aggression Against Women. Violence Against Women, 14(6), 612-633. doi:10.1177/1077801208319004

Capezza, N. M., D’Intino, L. A., Flynn, M. A., & Arriaga, X. B. (2017). Perceptions of psychological abuse: The role of perpetrator gender, victim’s response, and sexism. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 0886260517741215.

Chookolingo, G. T. (2016). Invisible Effects of Partner Psychological Aggression.

Corbett, C. (2013). Charming or harming: Case studies of emotional abuse in heterosexual intimate partner relationships (Doctoral dissertation, University of Waikato).

DeGue, S., and D. DiLillo. (2005). “You would if you loved me”: Toward an improved conceptual and etiological understanding of nonphysical male sexual coercion. Aggression and Violent Behavior, 10(4): 513-532.

DeHart, D. D., Follingstad, D. R., & Fields, A. M. (2010). Does context matter in determining psychological abuse? Effects of pattern, harm, relationship, and norms. Journal of Family Violence, 25(5), 461-474.

Follingstad, D. R. (2007). Rethinking current approaches to psychological abuse: Conceptual and methodological issues. Aggression and Violent Behavior, 12(4): 439-458.

Follingstad, D. R. (2009). The impact of psychological aggression on women's mental health and behavior: The status of the field. Trauma, Violence, & Abuse, 10(3), 271-289.

Follingstad, D. R., & Rogers, M. J. (2012). Women experiencing psychological abuse: Are they a homogenous group? Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment & Trauma, 21(8), 891-916.

Follingstad, D. R., & Rogers, M. J. (2014). The nature and prevalence of partner psychological abuse in a national sample of adults. Violence and victims, 29(1), 3-23.

Follingstad, D. R., Coyne, S., & Gambone, L. (2005). A representative measure of psychological aggression and its severity. Violence and Victims, 20(1), 25-38.

Gavin, Helen (2011). Sticks and Stones May Break My Bones: The Effects of Emotional Abuse. Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment & Trauma, 20(5): 503-529.

Hammock, G. S., and R. O’Hearn. (2002). Psychological aggression in dating relationships: Predictive models for males and females. Violence and Victims, 17, 525-540.

Hines, D. A., & Saudino, K. J. (2003). Gender differences in psychological, physical, and sexual aggression among college students using the Revised Conflict Tactics Scales. Violence and Victims, 18, 197-217.

Katz, J. and L. Myhr (2008). Perceived Conflict Patterns and Relationship Quality Associated With Verbal Sexual Coercion by Male Dating Partners. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 23(6): 798-814.

Katz, J., Carino, A., & Hilton, A. (2002). Perceived verbal conflict behaviors associated with physical aggression and sexual coercion in dating relationships:A gender-sensitive analysis. Violence and Victims, 17, 93-109.

Livingston, J. A., Buddie, A. M., Testa, M., & VanZile-Tamsen, C. (2004). The role of sexual precedence in verbal sexual coercion. Psychology of Women Quarterly, 28, 287-297.

Maiuro, R. D. (2001). Psychological abuse in violent domestic relations: Springer Publishing Company.

Mason, T. B., Lewis, R. J., Milletich, R. J., Kelley, M. L., Minifie, J. B., & Derlega, V. J. (2014). Psychological aggression in lesbian, gay, and bisexual individuals' intimate relationships: A review of prevalence, correlates, and measurement issues. Aggression and violent behavior, 19(3), 219-234.

McHugh, M. C., Rakowski, S., & Swiderski, C. (2013). Men’s experience of psychological abuse: Conceptualization and measurement issues. Sex Roles, 69(3-4), 168-181.

O'Leary, K. D. (1999). Psychological abuse: A variable deserving critical attention in domestic violence. Violence and victims, 14, 3-24.

Queen, J., Nurse, A., Brackley, M. H., & Williams, G. B. (2009). Being emotionally abused: a phenomenological study of adult women's experiences of emotionally abusive intimate partner relationships. Issues in Mental Health Nursing, 30(4), 237-245.

Rogers, M. J., & Follingstad, D. (2011). Gender differences in reporting psychological abuse in a national sample. Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment & Trauma, 20(5), 471-502.

Shorey, R. C., Brasfield, H., Febres, J., Cornelius, T. L., & Stuart, G. L. (2012). A comparison of three different scoring methods for self-report measures of psychological aggression in a sample of college females. Violence and victims, 27(6), 973-990.

Shorey, R. C., Temple, J. R., Febres, J., Brasfield, H., Sherman, A. E., & Stuart, G. L. (2012). The consequences of perpetrating psychological aggression in dating relationships: A descriptive investigation. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 27(15), 2980-2998.

Straight, E.S., F.W.K. Harper, and I. Arias. (2003). The Impact of Partner Psychological Abuse on Health Behaviors and Health Status in College Women. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 18(9): 1035-1054.

Vives-Cases, C., D. Gil-Gonzalez, and M. Carrasco-Portino (2009). Verbal Marital Conflict and Male Domination in the Family as Risk Factors of Intimate Partner Violence. Trauma, Violence & Abuse, 10(2): 171-180.

Walker, K., Sleath, E., & Tramontano, C. (2017). The prevalence and typologies of controlling behaviors in a general population sample. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 0886260517731785.

Williams, C., Richardson, D. S., Hammock, G. S., & Janit, A. S. (2012). Perceptions of physical and psychological aggression in close relationships: A review. Aggression and violent behavior, 17(6), 489-494. doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.avb.2012.06.005

Winstok, Z., & Sowan-Basheer, W. (2015). Does psychological violence contribute to partner violence research? A historical, conceptual and critical review. Aggression and violent behavior, 21, 5-16.