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.

AlModallal, H. (2012). Psychological partner violence and women's vulnerability to depression, stress, and anxiety. International journal of mental health nursing, 21(6), 560-566.

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.

Jordan, C. E., Campbell, R., & Follingstad, D. (2010). Violence and women's mental health: The impact of physical, sexual, and psychological aggression. Annual review of clinical psychology, 6.

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.