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what can one do when a son is harrassing you with horrible

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what can one do when a son is harrassing you with horrible words over the phone and emails...and I'm over 65?


This is not about parenting...this son is 44 yrs old and lives in another state.
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Parenting
Expert:  proexpert37 replied 6 years ago.

Have you ever thought about filing a police report? How long has this been going on? If this infringes on verbal elder abuse which causes emotional harm or distress, you may also want to seek professional assistance from an attorney to see if legal action is necessary. You do not have to continue to subject yourself to such treatment. Your adult child may have an enormous amount of personal issues and is simply taking them out on you and probably trying to be very intimidating. The good thing is that your adult child is in another state so that physical contact is not available.

 

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Edited by Erica.13 on 12/4/2010 at 5:24 AM EST
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