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The Case for Batterer Intervention Programs

Domestic violence (DV) is a pattern of abuse and coercive behavior that includes physical, psychological, sexual, verbal, economic, and spiritual abuse.1 Power and control are the underlying purposes of the […]

Impacts of Abuse on Children

Authors: Nancy Crespo, Darien Nisbett, Malalai Olomi Experiencing or witnessing domestic violence (DV) may be traumatic and stressful, affecting every phase of a child’s life, growth, and development.1 Child abuse […]

Should I Stay or Should I Go?

Domestic violence is a pattern of abuse and coercive behavior that may include physical abuse, psychological abuse, sexual abuse, verbal abuse, economic abuse, and spiritual abuse1. Domestic violence plagues every […]

All for One and One for All

Salam everyone and Jummah Mubarak! We wanted to share an article written by Malalai Olomi titled, “All for One and One for All” an Islamic Perspective on Domestic Violence. […]