Intra Family

The Effect of Intra Family Violence on Children

One of the reasons many women often give for why they stayed in an abuse relationship or did not speak up about one is that they were doing so for the sake of their children, not wanting to break up the child’s home or take them away from the other parent or guardian. There is no doubt that in some ways this is a noble sentiment and one that is easy to understand, especially in the case of Latin American families where the “family” is such an often seen as far more important than an individual and divorce is often frowned upon read more….