Domestic Violence Awareness: 10 Relationship Rules to Save Your Life
Beautiful. Smart. Successful. Everyday women just like you are victims of domestic violence. One in every four women will experience harm from a partner, with rates much higher for Black women. Smack dab in the middle of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, we've rounded up ten tips that can greatly decrease your chances of assault - and save your life.
Don’t isolate an incident. Domestic violence is a pattern and if it happens once chances are high it will happen again. Beware of abuser techniques to minimize the act and place blame on the victim, followed by apologies and gifts. Get out early and end the cycle.