20 Signs of Unhealthy Family Expectations & How to Deal with Them

Unhealthy family expectations can be difficult to deal with, and you may not even realize they’re present in your life. If you have experienced any of the following, your parent or family member may have too high expectations for you. Signs of unhealthy parental expectations in childhood You were harshly…

Domestic Abusers Follow These 8 Steps Before Killing Their Victim, Researcher Says

Is it possible to track the specific steps taken by domestic abusers before they kill their victims? One researcher not only believes it is possible, but that it could save lives. A History of Domestic Abusers If you are interested in criminology, you may have come across criminologist Dr. Jane…

8 Signs of Toxic Family Relationships Most People Think Are Normal

While those little irritating actions from loved ones may seem normal, maybe they're not. You might just be dealing with toxic family relationships. Toxicity is one of the hardest things to recognize. That’s because layers of seeming goodwill are often enveloped between heinous motivations. This is especially true among family…

7 Signs of Gaslighting Parents: Were You Manipulated As a Child?

Unfortunately, there are all types of parental abuse. As in any kind of relationship, a child can be physically, psychologically, or sexually abused. But being raised by gaslighting parents can lead to all kinds of issues, both during childhood and well into your adult years. So what exactly is gaslighting…