If you have been charged with a domestic violence crime in Minnesota, you may be reeling with anger, frustration and hopelessness at the thought of the allegations that have been made against you. At Baurer Law Office, we understand the ongoing challenge that people face when they have been accused of committing a crime and we are committed to helping them achieve the best possible outcome despite the accusations against them. 

Domestic abuse of any kind can carry with it some serious consequences. For one, you may find that the relationships you previously held dear, are crumbling amidst the accusations you are facing and people have lost trust in your character. Other side effects may include the loss of your job, reduced support from people you considered to be your friends, legal consequences and detrimental marks on your reputation. Being aware that your decisions have produced this outcome, may help you to recognize ways that you can react differently next time to prevent such a life-altering outcome. 

Psychcentral.com says that there are many factors that may contribute to your tendency to react with anger and violence when you are unhappy about something. Some of these factors may include feeling like you have to be in constant control, the consumption of alcohol or drugs, jealousy, having experienced abuse in your childhood and psychological disorders among other things. 

Assessing your tendencies to react and understanding what causes you to become angry and violent may be instrumental in getting you the help you need to learn healthier and more productive ways of coping with intense emotions. For more information, if you have been charged with domestic violence, visit our web page.