November 10, 2019

Does society have a double standard with regards to domestic abuse?

Carrie Sanders, 46

Just the phrase, ‘domestic abuse’, conjures an image of a woman or child harmed by a man. What do we say and do when the cycle of abuse is perpetrated by a woman? Does that challenge or impact our reactions? What are the words we use to describe the victims and abusers and how are they different?

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