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February News Roundup 2017

February has been a busy month for domestic violence related news despite it being the shortest month of the year. Below are a few articles that grabbed our attention. In Texas …

January News Roundup 2017

An international edition of the News Roundup this month, with countries all over the world both creating and dissolving laws regarding domestic violence, as well as other national strides to …

Holiday Self Care

Stores are bustling, lights are twinkling through the streets, and school vacation is just a few steps away; it’s the most wonderful time of the year… or is it? Although …

December News Roundup 2016

Below are a few news articles about domestic violence and sexual assault that caught our eye this month, and were too good not to share.  Unexpected heros and other states making …

BOXED IN, BOXED OUT

Growing up, I was encouraged on many occasions to think outside the box. Yet I was never told explicitly what the box is. Is it a cardboard box? Is it plastic? …

THE SUBTLE SIGNS OF ABUSE

Our country recognizes the month of October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month, along with recognizing Breast Cancer, Bullying Prevention, and LGBTQ History.  For those of us who work at Independence …

PSA’s

Our country recognizes the month of October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month, along with recognizing Breast Cancer, Bullying Prevention, and LGBTQ History.  For those of us who work at Independence …

#RELATIONSHIPGOALS

Now that school is officially underway, it’s a great time to make changes happen in your life.  Each new school year is an unofficial restart on those New Year’s resolutions …