Domestic Violence Information
What is domestic violence, its warning signs and its key characteristics? How do you know if you are in an abusive relationship? You will find answers to these and other questions below. To view more information on each topic, click the “˅” symbol to expand the content.
Definition of Domestic Violence
A pattern of assaultive and coercive behaviors, including physical, sexual and psychological attacks as well as economic coercion that adults or adolescents use against their intimate partners.