Types of Abuse
“Any act where an individual attempts to farm an other through physical means.”
“Any act where on partner controls or humiliates the other…involving a person’s attempts to frighten, control or isolate.
“It is in the abuser’s words and actions, as well as their persistence in these behaviours.”
“Controlling through economic domination or draining finances through extortion, theft, manipulation of gambling. Or by accruing debt in you name of selling your personal property.”
“The act of forcefully criticizing, insulting or denouncing another person.
“Characterised by underlying anger and hostility, it is intended to harm the th other person and produce negative emotions.”
“A form of physical abuse. Forced sex, even by a spouse or intimate partner, with whom you have consensual sex, is an act of aggression and violence.”
“A collection of practises, violence and threats, used to control behaviour at the hands of family or community, in order to protect perceived cultural and religious beliefs and/or honour.”