Domestic Abuse On The Rise

Monday, August 3rd

From the pandemic and it's economic fallout to racial injustices and polarizing politics, it’s understandable why feelings of anxiety, fear, and anger are rampant. These emotions are difficult to manage and they create the perfect recipe for violence and abuse.

Domestic abuse is on the rise during COVID-19 and it is far from over. The worldwide increase in domestic abuse has been described as a "shadow pandemic" alongside COVID-19.

Domestic Abuse and Behavior Expert Mannette Morgan says mental health support is needed now more than ever.