Question Your Memory
They say things
"are you sure?
You have a bad memory."
They may pretend not to understand someone so that they do not have to respond to them.
"You are just trying to confuse me."
"I do not know what you are talking about"
Leaving unread until a see a message of progress
Your choice, your willingness to communicate.
Belittling your feelings
or disregarding them
They may accuse you of being over-sensitive or overreacting,
Their feelings are valid but yours are not.
"You are overreacting."
Denying something occurred or pretends to forget events
They may accuse you of making it up and deny they ever said something.
"I never said that!"
Changes the focus of a discussion and questions your credibility.
They may say something like:
"That's just another one of your crazy ideas."
Using negative stereotypes of a person's gender, race, ethinicity, sexuality, nationality, or age to manipulate them.