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Physical Abuse: Hitting, slapping, shoving, grabbing, pinching, biting, hair pulling, etc are types of physical abuse.

However, those of us who passionately engage in domestic violence awareness and eradication know that these numbers do not fully or accurately represent the incidences of domestic violence. The millions of calls made to local and national hotlines are anonymous and thus the content of the calls is not reported to the police or government agencies for statistical purposes.

Tanya's UROK Survival Kit () As a domestic violence awareness activist and advocate, and one who offers motivational seminars, I have learned from personal experiences and from talking to hundreds of victims that there comes a point when action must be taken.

Each abusive act has the capacity to kill a victim's body, mind and/or spirit.

No one form of domestic violence is more or less harmful than another.

Since the video of former NFL star Ray Rice callously pulling his unconscious fiancé out of an elevator emerged, there has been a national discussion about domestic violence.

When a second video surfaced wherein it is clear that Ray Rice punched his then fiance, now wife, causing her unconscious state, the conversation about domestic violence rose to a feverish pitch.

Economic Abuse: Is defined as making or attempting to make an individual financially dependent by maintaining total control over financial resources, withholding one's access to money, or forbidding one's attendance at school or employment.