Note for Facilitator: Use the following true-false statements to generate a group discussion about the subject of domestic violence.
1. Victims can leave the abuse anytime they want.
While every victim wants the abuse to end, she/he often does not want the relationship to end. She/he is aware that substantial obstacles will have to be overcome and that the family might be in grave danger if they leave.
Among the challenges to leaving are these:
She/he still loves the abuser. ...