Finishing our week of making people cognizant to the signs of domestic abuse. It is estimated that one in three woman have been abused, worldwide. The "cycle of violence: was coined, developed and published by Lenore in the book: The Battered Woman. New York: Harper and Row, 1979. Since then, many renditions of this diagram have been composed.
*The abuse will "never end" by just being silence and hoping he will stop. A considerable number of psychiatrists and psychologists recommend getting away from the abusive force immediately. Then the abused should immediately inform the police, parents, friends and family about the abuser so that he knows all eyes are on him. Remember some of these abusers are extremely charismatic. This is typically how they were able to "sneak by" the abused defensives earlier in the relationship.
The National Domestic Hotline Tel:1-800-799-7233 | 1-800-787-3224 Give them a call or visit their webpage: http://www.thehotline.org/