Tag Archive | Violence and Abuse

8 Forms of Domestic Violence-It’s MORE than Physical!

8 Forms of Domestic Violence-It’s MORE than Physical!

The first thing that usually comes to mind in regards to domestic violence is physical abuse.¬† What is shown in the media such as the recent case with Ray and Jana Rice, is that act of physical violence. ¬†However, there are different forms of abuse and they are all about maintaining power and control. The […]

Prevent Elder Abuse

June 15 is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day The vast majority of elder abuse is committed at the hands of family members, often by caregivers who are simply pushed to their limits by the demands of caring for an aging loved one on top of caring for children, working and other of life’s obligations. Vigilant […]