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October is National Domestic Violence Month

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Understanding the Cycle of Violence and How to Break It

By Donna Rogers, via email

Domestic violence is a societal problem that affects millions of people around the world. Fortunately, more attention is being placed on the issue, and October has been named as a National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. This year celebrates 30 years since the campaign started and it Is time to take another look at this epidemic that plagues America.

Most of us know that almost anyone can fall prey to intimate partner abuse. Domestic violence does not discriminate between race, culture, sex, socioeconomic status, religion, education level or any other form. But who are the abusers, what is the cycle of abuse and more importantly, how can you break it? Continue reading October is National Domestic Violence Month