As we have seen in other articles, sometimes young people are not only objects of violence, they can also create it. To follow up on the series of non-violence articles, here is an article with a different form of violence which is produced mainly in the family context: CHILD-TO-PARENT VIOLENCE (CPV)
When people think of domestic abuse, they often focus on domestic violence. But domestic abuse includes any attempt by one person in a marriage or intimate relationship to dominate and control the other. Domestic violence and abuse are used for one purpose and one purpose only: to gain and maintain total control over you. An abuser doesn’t “play fair.” An abuser uses fear, guilt, shame, and intimidation to wear you down and keep you under their thumb.
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