Domestic violence is a difficult topic for multiple reasons. It’s nearly impossible to comprehend how abuse affects a person mentally, physically and emotionally if you’ve never been there. Of course, if you have been there, it can be deeply painful and embarrassing to discuss. Feeling shame when talking about the abuse you endured and how long you put up with an ever-increasing escalation of abusive behaviors and actions is normal but can be overwhelming. Learning to defend yourself is often a key part of healing. And that’s where firearms come in.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.usconcealedcarry.com/blog/defend-yourself-domestic-violence-and-self-defense/