Emotional abuse is much more difficult to understand or interpret. Here are some signs of emotional abuse in relationships:
When to ask for exclusive use of the marital home:
Under no circumstances should a spouse stay in an abusive relationship and/or home. There is no good reason to stay...especially if you have kids! Don't let money be the reason that keeps you in an abusive home or relationship. If you are a victim of domestic violence, you can request the court for exclusive use of the home while litigation (your case) is pending.