Intimate partner violence doesn't always show up in photos. Emotional and mental abuse can be just as scarring as physical abuse, but it is often much more difficult to recognize and address. This is an interesting article that specifically talks about pregnancy/having children as a form of relationship control and creating dependency.
'He Thought a Baby Would Keep Me in His Life Forever': When Partner Abuse Isn't a Bruise But a Pregnant Belly - AlterNet, By Lynn Harris
1 year ago