What drives some men to feel that being in a relationship is the same as owning a possession. “You’re mine and I have the right to control you”.
This video looks at men’s need for power in relationships, but rather than focusing on how bad men can be this opens a door to the abuser aspect and what men can do about it.
For more resources
Men’s Referral Service phone 1300 766 491
This service offers assistance, information and counselling to help men who use family violence. Call for help with male behavioural and relationship concerns.
There are domestic violence resources in most countries and for your sake it’s important to make contact with the people and organisations that can help you.