The Life Cycle of Abusive Relationships

1) The con – pretending to be what you are looking for using charm, and lies
2) Grooming – teaching you that you aren’t any good and you need them
3) Isolation – cutting you off from anyone who can help and using marriage, a new country or children to bind you to them “their’s no way out”
4) Abuse – the Cycle of Domestic Violence
5) Escape – Getting out completely, or finding ways to manage common unseparatable things such as children
6) Therapy – Finding out what the heck happened, PTSD, anxiety, unlearning the grooming, learning the red and green flags for relationships
7) Moving on to better relationships

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