In February 2012 I ended an abusive relationship. Six months later I had to file for a restraining order. A year after that, I was subpoenaed to testify against him. And then things went off the rails.
For information on how to leave an abusive relationship, or help a victim of domestic violence, please visit The Recovery Village.
Contact The National Domestic Violence Hotline at 1.800.799.SAFE (7233).