I am a 17 year old and for the past few months my stepmother has continuously called me stupid, dumb-ass, and things of the such. I know I am not stupid. I go to an academically gifted school. It still bothers me though. She yells at me and curses at me even at times when I am being nice. I do not know what to do. I have been very depressed lately and I think it may be caused by stress but I'm not sure. It's terrifying and her verbally insulting me does not make it any better. Is what she is doing wrong?
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