SPOUSAL / DOMESTIC ABUSE: What is the scope?
· What is Spousal Abuse?
· Types of Spousal Abuse
· Causes of Spousal Abuse
· Effects of Spousal Abuse
· What to do when in an abusive relationship
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.