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are there symptoms or clues of domestic violence/abuse?

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Dr. Robert Woods
29 years experience Psychiatry
Mental & Physical: Signs of domestic violence can be psychological and physical. Victims exhibit severe anxiety, depression, exaggerated startle response, isolation from friends and families, and verbal domination and/ or humiliation by spouse in public. Victims may have bruises and cuts in various stages of healing, explination of injury does not fit the wound, 50% of injuries are found in head and neck region.
Answered on May 3, 2016
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