What Are The Mental Health Impacts Of GBV?



This is the most common form of GBV, but also the hardest to identify. Psychological aggression covers belittling, yelling, gaslighting and insults, to more severe abuse such as intensive coercion or coercive control, threats, blackmail, and isolation. This type of interpersonal trauma leads to post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), depression, substance abuse, anxiety, suicidality, and sleep disturbance.

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