Domestic abuse comes in many forms and no matter what form it is, it isn't excusable. If you have found yourself in a situation where someone in your home is verbally, physically, or emotionally abusive, you need to seek help. The long-term effects of abuse don't just affect you; it changes who you are, who your children are and who they will become. Stand up for yourself and your loved ones and do what needs to be done. Stop domestic abuse now.