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Good Morning, Warrior Women!
There are so many warrior women out here fighting the good fight against abuse. Many of you are women who have been through the storms of abuse and you are survivors who have regained control of your lives to walk free of the stigma oftentimes associated with abuse. 698 more words
- Use of physical force that potentially could cause death, disability, injury, or harm. Physical violence includes, but is not limited to, scratching; pushing; shoving; throwing; grabbing; biting; choking; shaking; aggressive hair pulling; slapping; punching; hitting; burning; use of a weapon; and use of restraints or one’s body, size, strength against another person, or forcing another into acts that they do not want to do. 312 more words
What is emotional abuse? The Illinois University’s Counseling Center defines emotional abuse as “any kind of abuse that is emotional rather than physical.” This kind of abuse is hard to identify and can be harder to go to court about, because it is not as obvious as physical abuse that can show signs of physical trauma. 341 more words