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Do violent actions strongly indicate physical abuse is in the

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Do violent actions strongly indicate physical abuse is in the future? (Example: punching a wall or talbe or throwing items across a room).
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Mental Health
Expert:  Dr. K replied 6 years ago.
Not necessarily. Many people have anger issues but never get to the point of being violent to other humans. On the other hand, I would say that someone who is violent to objects is more likely to be violent to humans than someone who has healthier coping skills to deal with anger.

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