How to Identify the Signs of Domestic Abuse
Domestic violence is a severe problem that affects individuals and families of all backgrounds. Although many of its victims are women, men can be affected too. Domestic violence has vast and far-reaching implications for many aspects of life. It is essential to know how to identify the signs of abuse before they worsen. What Is Domestic Violence? There is no single definition of domestic violence, but it generally involves: Physical violence or threats Psychological abuse Sexual abuse Financial control Stalking behavior Any of these behaviors must be directed at another person in an intimate relationship to be considered domestic violence.