Domestic violence and abuse can happen to anyone. It occurs in all ages, ethnic backgrounds, and economic levels, but is often overlooked, excused, or denied.
Abusers often seek control by abusing others. Domestic violence and abuse can include emotional abuse which may include yelling, name-calling, blaming, shaming, controlling finances, sabotaging one’s job, isolating someone from their friends, threatening a person if they speak of leaving, intimidating others, and feeling the need to walk on eggshells.
These symptoms suggest a need for professional help. It is important to find a place where the abused can be valued, respected, and safe. We are available to help.