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Types of Abuse

Posted By achermack On November 7, 2011 @ 4:38 pm In | No Comments

Domestic Violence is not just physical violence. Domestic Violence is any behavior that is used to exert power and control over an intimate partner. Domestic violence is a pattern of controlling acts and not one separate incident. Domestic Violence  is not caused by drugs, alcohol, anger, mental illness or any other excuse. Types of abuse include physical [1], emotional [2], and economical [3] abuse, stalking and harassment [4].


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[1] physical: http://mcadsv.com/domestic-violence/types-of-abuse/physical-abuse/

[2] emotional: http://mcadsv.com/domestic-violence/types-of-abuse/emotional-abuse/

[3] economical: http://mcadsv.com/domestic-violence/types-of-abuse/economic-abuse/

[4] stalking and harassment: http://mcadsv.com/domestic-violence/types-of-abuse/stalking-and-harassment/

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