Domestic Abuse - is your behaviour hurting or affecting
- Do you argue with your
- Do put your partner/relative down?
- Do you break /destroy things?
- Do you shout a lot?
Domestic abuse is;
- Threatening behaviour;
- Sexual assault;
- Controlling another person;
- Intimidating another person;
- Psychological, emotional or financial abuse between people who
have been intimate partners, live in the same household or are
Domestic abuse is rarely a one off incident and tends to get more
severe and happens more often over time, sometimes only ending when
one person kills the other. If you are abusive to those you
love/care about, there are a number of agencies who can support you
and help break the cycle of abuse.
Blaming someone else for your behaviour/actions is
abuse. To recognise that you need help may take courage
and strength. You can choose to acknowledge your
Choose to stop - contact RESPECT on 0808 802
4040 (free from landlines and most mobile phones)