If you have suspicions about the domestic situation of a family member, friend, parent, or neighbour, listen up and keep an eye on the situation. When individuals become aggressive, impatient or “blow up” when they are with their partners, it is not due to a loss of self-control. On the contrary, it is a way of controlling another person. In these types of situations, it would be perfectly normal to suspect something. In order to help you recognize the signs of domestic violence, or situations of abuse, harassment or assault, you can contact a number of resources.