According to a national study on domestic abuse by Watson & Parsons in 2005, one in three people experiencing abuse in Ireland is male.
While 29% of women suffering abuse seek help - only 5% of men do.
But why is this the case?
Why is there such a disparity between men and women?
Ciara is joined by psychologist, author and chairman of support group 'Anyman', Owen Connolly, as well as those with first-hand-experience to discuss.
For anyone suffering in silence call 'Anyman' on their Confidential Support Service Helpline On:
Confidential Support E-mail: email@example.com
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