Types of abuse
Physical abuse means when someone injuries you and causes pain.
Example: hitting you, pushing you and biting you.
Low self-esteem, lack of confidence, becoming anxious, covering/hiding body parts, telling lies about how the bruises.
Sexual abuse means, when you don’t give consent to have sex and/or touching your private parts and/or them making you touch there private parts.
Aggressive behaviour, a sudden reluctance to be alone with a certain individual, withdrawn from previous enjoyable activates.
Emotional/psychological abuse means when someone causes you mental distress, this may include name calling, making fun of you or blackmailing you to do something you feel uncomfortable to do.
Withdrawn, panicky, depression/isolation.
Finance abuse is the theft of abuse and/or misuse of money and/or personal possession and/or using your money without your consent.
Unexplained withdraws, disappearance of bank statements, less food in the fridge, losing weight.
Self-neglect abuse means behaviour conditions is which an individual’s neglects their basic needs i.e. washing.
Bad personal hygiene, increase of smoking/drinking, losing weight, illness.
Institutional abuse occurs when the lifestyle of an