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Abuse Signs and What You Can Do

You may be becoming or already are a victim of abuse if you: Feel like you have to "walk on eggshells" to keep him from getting angry and are frightened by his temper. Feel you can't live without...

An Emotional Abuse Survivor's Story: Nancy

As someone who suffered abuse throughout a 15-year marriage and beyond, I would like to share what I believe to be some sure signs of emotional abuse. Emotional abuse is more insidious than other...

Annotated Bibliography: Emotional Abuse Of Women By Their Intimate Partners

1. Alexander, R. (1993). Wife-Battering: An Australian perspective. Journal of Family Violence, 8(3): 229-251. Study examines the leading definition of wife battering and questions the emphasis on...

As an Educator, What Can I do?

Many students from violent homes and many abused women have expressed frustration in dealing with professionals and service providers, as they are too often met with well intentioned responses that...

Causing Pain: Real Stories of Dating Abuse and Violence

This resource from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention consists of two videos and a discussion guide. These are designed to educate teens, parents, and other adults about healthy and...

Emotional Abuse of Women by their Intimate Partners: A Literature Review

Prepared by Valerie J. Packota Introduction Emotional abuse is one of the most prevalent forms of abuse of women by their intimate partners and its damage is unquestionably severe, undermining a...

How Nurses Can Help an Assaulted Woman

Role of Nursing Staff and Physicians with Assaulted Women screening/identification assessment/examination documentation safety planning referral For the Emergency Department Nurse Triage in Abusive...

What's Love Got to Do With It! Examining Abuse in Lesbian Relationships

by Jacqui Williams and Kathleen O'Connell Much is known and understood about violence in heterosexual relationships. The campaign against 'wife assault' and domestic violence has enlightened many...

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