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Titel: Supporting Women after Domestic Violence. ...
Verlag: Great Britain - London: Athenaeum Press 2007
Pbd. 155 Seiten, lex. 8°, wie neu. Book Language/s: en. Buchnummer des Verkäufers A18455
Inhaltsangabe: This is really interesting and compelling book. Abrahams' writing style is readable and engaging and is interspersed with reference to research and powerfully, the words of women who have experienced domestic violence. Right from the beginning of this book, there are passages that challenge stereotypes and tackle stereotypical thinking regarding women who experience domestic violence . . . Very engaging, Really useful. Powerful and authoritative, I'd recommend this book to anyone working with women, whether in the community or the workplace. I have worked with a variety of groups (children, families, people with mental health problems, older people) and domestic violence has been a factor in working in all these areas of work. This text will certainly be useful to me and no doubt to many others addressing issues of domestic violence' - Well-Being 'Abrahams gives us a sense of how lives are shattered and rebuilt in this compelling book that is the culmination of a research project exploring the experiences of women and children in three refuges in the UK. It is a key resource for those working within women's refuges, as well as for professionals whose work brings them into contact with victims of domestic violence. Those tasked with developing and implementing public policy would also find it enlightening' - Therapy Today 'Compelling reading for anyone working with women and children living with and leaving domestic violence' - From the Foreword by Cathy Humphreys Women who leave an abusive relationship often experience feelings of fear, bewilderment, anger and confusion. The trauma caused by domestic violence leaves a legacy that stays with the survivor, and it is not uncommon for women to experience feelings of loss and grief similar to those following bereavement, but made more complex by the effect that abuse has had on their emotional health and well-being.
Über den Autor: Hilary Abrahams is a researcher within the Domestic Violence Research Group (now the Violence against Women Research Group). Her expertise lies in working with and offering support to women who have left an abusive relationship and entered a refuge. She has also been responsible for further research into this area as part of a major government report.
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