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Regardless of whether a parent hits them, too, children are injured by domestic violence. Kids are the silent victims. They’re traumatized when they witness one parent attacking the other, and they can also feel threatened or be hurt themselves. If you’re in an abusive marriage, the best thing you can do for your kids is summon up the courage to get out and take them with you. Kids are resilient and, given the chance, they can heal.

 

The Trauma of Watching Violence

Up to 10 million children witness domestic violence every year in the U.S., according to experts at CORA, Community Overcoming Relationship Abuse. The kids are aware of the violence. All children — from those as young as 1 or 2 years old to teenagers — feel fear,

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