Long term effects dating violence

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Witnessing can mean SEEING actual incidents of physical/and or sexual abuse.Having finished our discussion of the various factors that cause people to experience stress in positive, negative or neutral forms, we are now in a position to talk about the potential problems that can develop when people are faced with repetitive distress.Chronic and persistent negative stress (distress) can lead to many adverse health problems, including physical illness, and mental, emotional and social problems.Effects of domestic violence on children, result from witnessing domestic violence in a home where one of their parents are abusing the other parent, plays a tremendous role on the well-being and developmental growth of children witnessing the violence.In 2009 in the Philippines, it was estimated that as many as 7 to 14 million children were exposed to domestic violence Children who witness domestic violence in the home often believe that they are to blame, live in a constant state of fear and are 15 times more likely to be victims of child abuse.