Abuse isn't just physical, it can occur in several different forms. 5 types of abuse that occur in relationships - if you are a victim, you should seek help.
Ageless wisdom tells us that marriage is a sacred union where two individuals vow to love and cherish each other for the rest of their lives. A strong marriage is the foundation of a strong family, and strong families build a strong society.
Sadly, a lot of marriages are crumbling due to several reasons one being spousal abuse. Abuse in relationships is not defined by gender; women can be abusive just as much as men. Although statistics show that it is usually the women who are victimised. Abuse can occur regardless of age, socio-economic status and cultural background.
Abuse in relationships occurs as an exhibition of behavioural patterns that are meant to intimidate, dominate or coerce their partners. Abuse doesn’t just have to be physical, it can be verbal and emotional as well.