Football and Fights: Why Domestic Violence Reports Jump at Certain Times of the Year
The combination of alcohol, heightened emotions and lack of control over a game's outcome, makes football season a dangerous time for those in violent relationships.
Domestic Violence, and Why Leaving Is Hard
One in four women and one in seven men have experienced severe physical domestic violence. If that's you or someone you know, help is available.
How Exposure to Domestic Violence Impacts Child Development
Domestic violence takes a toll on a child's healthy, natural development unless they receive support to help them cope and heal.
Why Does No One Google Search "Children and Domestic Violence"?
I grew up living with domestic violence. So did my mom. So did her mom. So did 40 million other adults in the US. So I asked some of them, "In your li...
ICD-10 Brings Value to Injury Data Like Domestic Violence
The international classification system for diseases in the United States is used for all general epidemiological, public health surveillance, reimbur...
Watch How Passersby React To Domestic Violence In Public
Warning: The video above features actors, but some readers may find the footage disturbing . In a revealing social experiment, passersby resp...
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What is the Definition of Domestic Violence?
In the first of our blog series on domestic abuse, we examine what is considered the legal definition of domestic violence in New Jersey.
10 revealing mobile stats you may not have seen
You might have seen these mobile stats if you have delved as deeply as me into Ofcom's August 2014 Communications Market Report.
What is Domestic Violence? Information About Domestic Violence
Domestic Violence, New York State Office for the Prevention of Domestic Violence (OPDV), information on domestic violence, including New York State domestic violence referral resources, training and technical assistance to professionals who interface with domestic violence in many areas, including child protective services, child welfare, colleges, health care, mental health, police, social services, and workplace
UN report: How to curb violence against women
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has called on governments around the world to empower women, help domestic violence victims, and prevent future abuse.
Domestic Violence: What to do as a Victim
What to Do as a Victim What To Do If You Are a Victim of Domestic Violence 1. Call 911 and report the incident. Write down the police report/incident number and keep with your records 2. If necessary, seek medical attention. Have injuries documented and photographed. 3. Go to a safe place such as a domestic violence shelter. 4. Seek the support of caring people. Tell someone you trust about the abuse. They may be your friend, a family member, a neighbor, a…
How to Talk to Your Kids About Violence
How should you talk to your kids about violence they see on the news or social media? Colleen Cicchetti, PhD, and Tara Gill, PhD, are pediatric psychologists...
Remodeling Stats and Spending Trends to Inform Your Improvement Plans
Thinking about remodeling? You’re not alone. According to a report from the Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies, spending in this...
What is Domestic Violence
The physical abuse is not just hitting. Abuse can be kicking, shoving, pushing, pulling hair, throwing things, scaring or following you, or keeping you from freely coming and going. It can even include physical abuse of the family pets Also, keep in mind that the abuse in domestic violence does not have to be physical. Abuse can be verbal (spoken), emotional, or psychological. You do not have to be physically hit to be abused. Often, abuse takes many forms, and abusers use a…
Alcohol's link to domestic violence is in focus
By mapping alcohol’s role in domestic violence, a report published today lifts the lid on the plight of numerous Australian adults and children whose lives are negatively affected by a family member with…
What To Do About Domestic Violence
Are you a victim of domestic violence? Need legal help? Contact The Law Office of Dean G. Tsourakis in Clearwater, FL today, 727-785-2700.
Psychology of Gun Violence
This video is from BRIC TV— the first 24/7 television channel created by, for, and about Brooklyn. It is the borough's source for local news, Brooklyn cultur...