Research has demonstrated that survivors of domestic violence are at greater risk for experiencing a range of mental health and substance use conditions. Yet, most are not asked about their partners’ efforts to undermine their sanity or sobriety, to control … Continue reading
Announcing the Trauma-Informed Domestic Violence Services Special Collection – Now Available on VAWnet.org!
Special Collection: Trauma-Informed Domestic Violence Services – Now available on VAWnet.org! Building on over 20 years of work, the National Center on Domestic Violence, Trauma & Mental Health (NCDVTMH) has put into practice a framework that integrates a trauma-informed … Continue reading
While there are numerous interventions designed to reduce trauma-related mental health symptoms, most were originally developed to address events that have occurred in the past. Many domestic violence survivors are still under threat of ongoing abuse or stalking, which not … Continue reading
The National Center on Domestic Violence, Trauma & Mental Health, in collaboration with the National Network to End Domestic Violence, recently conducted a nationwide needs assessment of state, territory, and District of Columbia domestic violence coalitions to identify training and … Continue reading