Can bringing a gun to work protect you from your abuser?
Does Domestic Violence Follow the Seasons? Some report more incidents during the summer when certain factors add more stress.
Hey Survivors and Friends! Welcome to our monthly feature “MUST READ Articles from the Web”. Each month, I will share a few interesting and informative articles I have come across. Please read, share and learn.
The following risk assessment tools were first published on DomesticShelters.org
So, October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. I want to add an experience and a message to those wonderful people who enter our lives after the abuser is gone. Let me set the stage: On Saturday, October 18th, 1986 I was preparing to celebrate my 2 year wedding anniversary with my husband. I was 26 days post-partum. I […]
Have you ever dealt with an employee who had signs and symptoms of domestic abuse, but loved, defended and protected the abuser? Some experts call this reaction Stockholm Syndrome or Trauma Bond. While hard to understand, the realities exist that an employee who suffers violently from abuse at home may allow this situation to escalate […]