ISOLATION: Controls what she does, who she
sees and talks to, where she goes.
her down. Calls her names, makes her think she is crazy.
Keeps her from getting a job, makes her ask for money,
takes her money.
THREATS: Does things to her like threaten
suicide, or takes the children to keep her emotionally
Treat her like a servant, acts as master of the castle
who makes all important decisions.
INTIMIDATION: Creates fear by using looks,
actions and gestures, loud voice, smashing things,
destroying her property.
In a way that promotes guilt, to carry messages, or
harass the victim about visitation.
Makes her do sexual things against her will, attacks the
sexual parts of her body, treats her like a sex object.
Punches, kicks, grabs, slaps, chokes, pulls hair, pushes,
twists arms, beats her or uses weapons.