Misuse of Power and Control
low self-esteem, extreme jealousy, difficulties in regulating anger and other strong emotions
- Women ages 20 to 24 are at greatest risk of becoming victims of domestic violence
- More than 4 million women experience physical assault and rape by their partners
- Domestic violence victims face high rates of depression, sleep disturbances, anxiety, flashbacks, and other emotional distress
Help change the facts. Speak up, speak out, and make a difference for victims of domestic violence.
The National Domestic Violence Hotline 1-800-799-7233