Abuse is a game of power and control. IT IS NOT LOVE.
Your support and encouragement can help her feel stronger and more able to make decisions. She’s putting a lot of trust in you. How you respond is very important.
Involvement doesn’t mean having to solve the situation –
Assess the level of danger to yourself and your friend before you decide how to safely support her. If your friend decides to leave, help to put her in touch with a specialised domestic violence service or the police who could assist her to safety.