Living in a violent household

by La Bella, Laura,

Format: Print Book 2016
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies
Available (2)
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Dormont Public Library Young Adult Non-Fiction YA 362.82 L11
Location  Dormont Public Library
 
Collection  Young Adult Non-Fiction
 
Call Number  YA 362.82 L11
 
 
North Versailles Public Library Non-Fiction 362.82 LABE
Location  North Versailles Public Library
 
Collection  Non-Fiction
 
Call Number  362.82 LABE
 
 
Summary
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.
Contents
What is a violent household?
What creates a violent household?
The effects of living with household violence
Legal protections and rights
Getting help.

Additional Information
Series Confronting violence against women.
Subjects Family violence -- Juvenile literature.
Intimate partner violence -- Juvenile literature.
Spousal abuse -- Juvenile literature.
Women -- Violence against -- Juvenile literature.
Publisher New York :2016
Edition First edition.
Language English
Description 64 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 9781499460346
1499460341
9781499460353
149946035X
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