Prevalence of intimate partner violence: Author information Copyright and License information Disclaimer. A representative measure of psychological aggression and its severity. The email address of the investigator was provided in the flyers that were distributed in classrooms, around the campuses, and throughout the community. Leave if possible. Some have argued that prevalence estimates vary significantly because of differences in definitions of emotional intimate partner violence used when collecting data Saltzman et al. Family Theories.
Limitations Results of this study should be considered in light of its limitations.
Other resources. Testing a typology of batterers. Handbook of marriage and the family.
The effects of emotional abuse are just as detrimental as the effects of physical abuse.