Are You in an Unhealthy Relationship?

If you are concerned for your immediate safety, please call 911

or the National Domestic Violence 24/7 Hotline


or Text "start" to 88788

Click here if you are helping a woman in crisis

Are you wondering what domestic abuse is?

Domestic Abuse is a "pattern of coercive behavior used by one person to control and subordinate another in an intimate relationship. These behaviors may include physical, sexual, psychological, and economic abuse."

There is cyclical pattern to this behavior causing false hope and confusion for any woman. This cycle of behavior is designed to keep you in the relationship...and keep you silent. Each phase is essentially a type of manipulation because abuse is a choice otherwise, he would be acting this way outside of your home.

Learn more about the Cycle of Abuse >>

There is no excuse for abuse. It is not your fault.

The Power and Control Wheels and Cycle of Abuse can help you see the pattern of abuse and help you begin to find clarity.