Living in a violent household
|Format:||Print Book 2016|
|Availability:||Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies|
Unfortunately, news headlines frequently present frightening accounts of women and girls who suffer at the hands of those who live right in their homes. Readers can expect a thoughtful overview of the different kinds of household abuse, whether it's at the hands of partners, parents, or siblings. This approachable volume will help those who are suffering and looking for help as well as those who know someone living in an abusive home. Readers can find tips for safely dealing with these sensitive situations as well as important organizations that offer assistance and safety.
ContentsWhat is a violent household?
What creates a violent household?
The effects of living with household violence
Legal protections and rights
|Series||Confronting violence against women.|
-- Juvenile literature.
Intimate partner violence -- Juvenile literature.
Spousal abuse -- Juvenile literature.
Women -- Violence against -- Juvenile literature.
|Publisher|| New York :2016
64 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.