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Facing the Holidays as a Survivor

Facing the holiday season as an abuse survivor can seem like a daunting task. Survivors can experience feelings of fear, guilt, worry,

Facing the Holidays as a Survivor 2017-12-04T10:11:33+00:00

Temporary Paralysis Is Common in Rape Victims

We didn't need proof, but it's here. There's a notion in society that sexual assault victims should "fight back" against an attacker.

Temporary Paralysis Is Common in Rape Victims 2017-08-14T13:11:47+00:00

What a Relationship Shouldn't Be.

I am in the enviable position of being in a healthy marriage—but it didn’t come easy. Part of my secret is luck.

What a Relationship Shouldn't Be. 2017-06-26T13:19:17+00:00

“DEAR DAD”

5 QUOTES THAT SHOW HOW DADS CAN HELP DAUGHTERS AVOID ABUSIVE RELATIONSHIPS The moment when your daughter begins to date is probably

“DEAR DAD” 2017-06-19T09:41:02+00:00

Adult Protective Services

The APS Act established a program designed to meet the needs of vulnerable adults and to assure the availability of the program

Adult Protective Services 2017-06-12T10:04:03+00:00

How Parents Talk With Their Children About Consent

Each generation of parents likes to think they’re getting smarter about raising children, so that those kids can be smarter, too. Technological

How Parents Talk With Their Children About Consent 2017-06-07T07:44:20+00:00

June is Elder Abuse Awareness Month

June is Elder Abuse Awareness Month. According to The Administration on Aging, hundreds of thousands of elderly are abused, neglected, and exploited

June is Elder Abuse Awareness Month 2017-06-01T08:29:01+00:00