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SPOUSAL / DOMESTIC ABUSE: What is the scope?

· Introduction

· What is Spousal Abuse?

· Types of Spousal Abuse

· Causes of Spousal Abuse

· Effects of Spousal Abuse

· What to do when in an abusive relationship

· Conclusion


Globally, domestic violence is among the most underreported crimes for both men and women, but this is gradually changing with increased awareness. A lot of times, abusers or victims of abuse do not realize what is happening; they often see these episodes as exaggerated family conflicts. Domestic abuse is no respecter of persons and can occur to anyone, irrespective of social status.