Domestic Violence Awareness Month: What is domestic violence?

Domestic Violence or Interpersonal Violence is defined as an individual’s attempt to gain power or control over another by using violent, coercive means that they are a close intimate relationship with. this could mean spouse, child, friend, family member(s). 

Domestic violence is a very prevalent issue and abusive behaviour is always learned, not other causes.

Next Week: Red Flags of abusive behaviour. 

Mia V.

 

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