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3 edition of Older Battered Women"s Project found in the catalog.

Older Battered Women"s Project

Older Battered Women"s Project

final report / project coordinator and author, Arlene S. Averill.

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Published by Vermont Network Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault in Montpelier, Vt. (P.O. Box 405, Montpelier 05601) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Abused women -- Services for -- Vermont.,
  • Aged women -- Services for -- Vermont.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsVermont Network against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault., United States. Administration on Aging.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination19 leaves.
    Number of Pages19
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17697602M

      Battered women are found in all age groups, races, ethnic and religious groups, educationallevels, and socioeconomic groups. Who are the battered women? If you are a woman, there is a 50 percent chance it could be you! MYTH NO. 1: THE BATTERED WOMAN SYNDROME AFFECTS ONLY A SMALL PERCENTAGE OF THE POPULATION/5(3). PART ONE. MYTHS AND SCIENCE OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE. CHAPTER ONE. THE BATTERED WOMAN SYNDROME STUDY OVERVIEW. WHAT IS THE BATTERED WOMAN SYNDROME? The research over the past 40 years reported in this book has led to the validation that living in a domestic violence family can produce psychological effects called the battered woman syndrome (BWS). The .

    The Sourcebook for Working With Battered Women: A Comprehensive Manual Specifically Designed for Counselors, Ministers, Social Workers, Educators, A [Kilgore, Nancy] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Sourcebook for Working With Battered Women: A Comprehensive Manual Specifically Designed for Counselors, MinistersAuthor: Nancy Kilgore. The book, "Battered Women" by Lenore Walker offered a unique insight into the horrifying conditions that battered women had to endure in abusive relationships. Plenty of statistics, facts and figures were provided, but references and citations were almost non-existent. Worse still, there was no bibliography and this reader was left to "figure /5(22).

    The Battered Women’s Justice Project, a grantee of the Family Violence Prevention and Services Program, came to Susan’s aid when she needed it the most. Susan was arrested for domestic violence after having been abused for many years by her active duty military husband. Susan had never reported the abuse, however, so no documentation existed.   The YWCA’s Victim Services provides services for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. Services include: a hour hotline, rape crisis program, shelter for women and children, professional counseling, case management, personal and court advocacy, specialized children’s programs, support groups, life-skills groups, referrals to other services and individual therapy.


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