Video of Domestic Violence Survivor

There are many prongs of domestic abuse including verbal, fiscal, physical, isolation, and it mostly happens behind closed doors. Domestic violence survivors struggle years later with PTSD and especially if their partner is not jailed - they live in daily fear. Even with a Final Restraining Order, emotional abuse can continue. Survivors should not be shamed. You may look at your neighbor differently when they shorten their conversations if  their partner appears...

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE MUST END

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE EPIDEMIC

One can try to ignore domestic violence but it affects 1 in 4 families and happens every 15 minutes in the United States. The question about the abuser should be "why did they abuse?" instead of asking the victim "why didn't you leave?" or "did you try hard enough?". Stop blaming as it is NOT the victim's fault.