Domestic abuse has become sort of a disease now, so much so that we need an awareness month to address it just as we do for breast cancer. Why is this sickening behavior getting out of proportion and what stops us from taking control over this man-made cancer?There might be many reasons for why domestic violence is on the rise, but there’s one personal quality that can act as a deterrent and an antidote – self control.What you also need is LUCK – love, understanding, compassion, and kindness.May be that’s too easy to say because the situations that lead to violence aren’t that simple. Love too either ceases to exist or loses its magic with .The main reason that women are more likely to be victims is because their husband thinks that they are challenging their authority by asking ‘why were you late?’ Russell and Rebecca Dobash confirm this, based on police and court records and interviews with women in women’s refuses.Sexual violence and incest are divided into three categories: Psychological or emotional violence involves violence to the victim caused by acts, threats of acts, or coercive tactics.Threats may refer to physical, psychological or sexual, or social violence that use words, gestures, or weapons to communicate the intent to cause death, disability, injury, physical, or psychological harm.
This can show that the statistics aren’t 100% reliable as not all cases are being reported.
Abused men are not necessarily smaller or physically weaker than the women who abuse them.
Abused men often do not use their greater size or strength to hurt their abusive partners even when they are being hurt. S., about 3.2 million men are the victims of an assault by an intimate partner.
For too long, domestic violence has been framed and understood exclusively as a women's issue.
While most attention is given to women who are abused by men, men are often overlooked victims of domestic violence.
Domestic Violence is violence or physical abuse which is directed towards your spouse or domestic partner.