Family Violence: From Victims To Domestic Violence

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Considering the fact that I work around people who have been victims to family violence every day, I thought it would be a good idea to write my paper on the subject. Domestic violence uses the fear, intimidation and the threat or use of mental, emotional and physical violence to establish power and control over another person. Family violence can happen to anyone, no matter their gender, race, ethnicity, income or sexual orientation. Woman between the ages eighteen to thirty-five, or more than four million, will most likely experience family violence in the form of rape or physical assault by their spouses and two out of three homicide cases were killed by a family member or significant other. Men are up to three million physical assaults
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