Explore BrainMass

Explore BrainMass

    Domestic violence: an initial overview.

    This content was COPIED from BrainMass.com - View the original, and get the already-completed solution here!

    Domestic Violence

    Why is the topic so important?

    Over 2 million people are abused in the United States each year. They are abused physically, emotionally, psychologically and sexually. Domestic violence and its consequences cost the nation millions of dollars every year in medical bills, counseling and other costs. Far more devastating than the actual financial cost is the continuing cycle of violence that it breeds. Statistics show that children who witness or experience domestic violence are more apt to demonstrate those same behaviors as teens and adults.

    http://www.ncadv.org/

    © BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com June 4, 2020, 12:43 am ad1c9bdddf
    https://brainmass.com/sociology/theoretical-framework/domestic-violence-an-initial-overview-355543

    Solution Preview

    Domestic Violence

    Why is the topic so important?

    Over 2 million people are abused in the United States each year. They are abused physically, emotionally, psychologically and sexually. Domestic violence and its consequences cost the nation millions of dollars every year in medical bills, counseling and other costs. Far more devastating than the actual financial cost is the continuing cycle of violence that it breeds. Statistics show that children who witness or experience domestic violence are more apt to demonstrate those same behaviors as teens and adults.

    http://www.ncadv.org/

    Signs of domestic violence:

    Though some types of abuse, such as physical abuse, are easy to spot, others like emotional ...

    Solution Summary

    This is a brief discussion about why domestic violence is a major issue in our society today. Over 400 words of original text along with links to informative websites.

    $2.19

    ADVERTISEMENT