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I have an abusive brother in law who abuses me and my

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Hi I have an abusive brother in law who abuses me and my children and his own parents. His parents and siblings winge about it but put up with it but if I say anything about me not wanting to put up with it then I’m the nasty daughter in law and shouldn’t treat their son that way. I wouldn’t allow my own family to treat me this way or any other person but for 7 years they expect me to just put up with it.

Doctor's Assistant: How is your mood? Are you experiencing regular sleep disturbances (e.g. trouble falling asleep, waking up early)?

Always tired have 3 toddlers a son with a disability and my partners family who hate me and any of their children’s partners.

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I had an abusive mother with drug addiction alcohol problems and bi polar a father who also is an alcoholic who entered my life when I was 16.

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Mental Health
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Mental Health Professional: John-Michaels, Counselor (LPC) replied 7 months ago
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Hello, my name is***** hate to hear you are being treated this way. Understand though, you ultimately the one responsible for your safety and that of your children. From what I am hearing, you need to stay away from him. If housing is an issue, there are usually shelters around. I know this may mean a lot of changes, but yours and your children’s safety and well-being are worth it. Does this all make asnset?
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Mental Health Professional: John-Michaels, Counselor (LPC) replied 7 months ago
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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
I have moved my whole family away moved state actually but the father in law keeps inviting his son up when visiting the grandchildren even if I disagree and it turns into huge arguments.
Mental Health Professional: John-Michaels, Counselor (LPC) replied 7 months ago
Understand, I am not there to witness exactly what you mean. From what I am hearing you say, you don’t need to argue, you need to just stand your ground. Inform your husband and his family that is long is your brother-in-law is there you refused to attend along with your children. Don’t scream don’t yell, just be strong.
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