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Responding to Relationship Violence

In many abusive relationships, physical abuse is not very frequent. However, once someone has been physically abusive, the threat of it happening again can be a powerful way to control the victim.

What can I do if I'm being abused?

It's important to know that violence/abuse is not likely to stop on its own. Episodes of violence usually become more frequent and more severe over time.

No one deserves to be abused. The following are individual rights in relationships:

What can I do if I’m being abusive to my partner?

How do I help a friend who is in an abusive relationship?

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