Cycle of Domestic Violence Violence in the Suburbs Warning Signs Effects on Children Animal Abuse and DV Safety Planning What Prevents Victimsfrom Leaving Stopping Abuse About Batterers Elder Abuse Teen Dating Violence Bullying Legal Information The Effects of Domestic Violence on Children How many children witness the abuse of their mothers? government statistics say that 95% of domestic violence cases involve women victims of male partners.
What are the feelings of children who are exposed to battering?
Children who are exposed to battering become fearful and anxious.
A mind-set that gives men power over women puts individuals at risk for becoming involved in an abusive relationship, either as a perpetrator or as a victim.
Domestic violence against women tends to be reported more often by victims who are in a relationship with a man with more conservative religious views than their own, regardless of whether or not the couple is of the same or different religions or denominations.
Another risk factor for teen dating/domestic violence includes lower grades.