LONGVIEW/GREGG COUNTY (KYTX) - Domestic violence is usually an issue people like to keep hidden and to themselves, but in 20-12 the Women's center of east Texas says that the number of people they've helped doubled from the year before. That means both men and women trapped in abusive relationships, are getting help."
- Rough physical treatment
- quick attachment or expression of love
- frightening temper
- isolation from friends and family * *discouragement of hobbies and interests
- he/she panics at the mention of ending the relationship
- public embarrassment "Abuse is always based on power and control."