DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

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What is Domestic Violence (also called Intimate Partner Violence)?

Domestic violence is a pattern of abusive and coercive behaviors where one partner in an intimate relationship controls another through force, intimidation or threat of violence. These behaviors can include: intimidation, emotional abuse, isolation, minimization and blaming, using children, economic abuse, privilege, coercion and threats, physical, and sexual violence.

Learn about the dynamics:

Power and Control Wheel
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Trans Power and Control Wheel
Immigrant Power and Control Wheel
Violence Against Native Women
Equality Wheel
Nurturing Children Wheel

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