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What is Domestic Violence Abuse

What is Domestic Violence Abuse

Most people who think of domestic abuse think of domestic violence. domestic abuse includes any attempt by one person in a marriage or intimate relationship to dominate and control the other.

The abuser has to have total control over their companion. They do not play fair, and abuser uses fear, guilt, shame, and intimidation to wear you down and keep you under their thumb.

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MORE IDEAS FROM Domestic Violence and Abuse - HelpGuide.org

As a Male abuse can be
  • Be possessive, act jealous, or harass you with accusations of being unfaithful.
  • Verbally abuse you, belittle you, or humiliate you in front of friends, colleagues, or family, or on social med
  • Take away your car keys or medications, try to control where you go and who you see.
  • Try to control how you spend money or deliberately default on joint financial obligations.

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Sexual Abuse

Any situation in which you are forced to participate in unwanted, unsafe, or degrading sexual activity is sexual abuse . Forced sex, even by a spouse or intimate partner with whom you also have consensual sex, is an act of aggression and domestic violence. Furthermore, people whose partners abuse them physically and sexually are at a higher risk of being seriously injured or killed.

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Women are not the only ones who experience abuse.

If you’re a man in an abusive relationship, it’s important to know that you’re not alone. It happens far more than you may think.

Men can and are victims of domestic violence as well. Men normally don't report it because they are more ashamed of the situation. Afraid of being laughed at. 

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Domestic Violence Quotes on Courage

“At any given moment you have the power to say this is not how the story is going to end.” ― Christine Mason Miller

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What Is Domestic Violence?

Domestic Violence is a pattern of behavior in a relationship, where one demands complete power and control over their partner. And will do whatever is necessary to keep that power.

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Domestic Violence, Homelessness, and Children's Education

Housing—whether temporary or permanent—is a primary concern for survivors of domestic violence. The lack of domestic violence and homeless shelter capacity in increasing numbers of communities across the country can leave families with nowhere to escape their abuser.

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