Category Archives: Child Abuse

Jerry Sandusky Sex Abuse Verdict

‘Who Would Believe A Kid?’ The Sandusky Jury on NPR-23 June 2012

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Domestic Violence Protection Order Brochure (WVCADV)

DVPO Court brochure

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WV Code: CHAPTER 61. CRIMES AND THEIR PUNISHMENT. ARTICLE 8B. SEXUAL OFFENSES.

http://www.legis.state.wv.us/wvcode/code.cfm?chap=61&art=8B

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WV Code: CHAPTER 48. DOMESTIC RELATIONS. ARTICLE 27. PREVENTION AND TREATMENT OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.

http://www.legis.state.wv.us/wvcode/ChapterEntire.cfm?chap=48&art=27

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WV Code: CHAPTER 48. DOMESTIC RELATIONS. ARTICLE 26. DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ACT.

http://www.legis.state.wv.us/wvcode/code.cfm?chap=48&art=26

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The Effects of Domestic Violence on Children

Domestic Violence and Children The Effects of Domestic Violence on Children Definition of Domestic Violence: A pattern of coercive behavior which may include physical and sexual violence, threats, insults and economic deprivation which is aimed at gaining and then maintaining … Continue reading

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Personalized Safety Plan

FOR MORE INFORMATION, I CAN CONTACT THE FAMILY REFUGE CENTER AT (304) 645-6334. When a crisis arises in an abusive relationship, there is little time to plan how to safely leave if you need to. If you are in an … Continue reading

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Recognizing Child Sexual Offenders

Recognizing Child Sexual Offenders Different types of sexual offenders: A stranger who abducts children for sexual reasons – less than 5% of perpetrators An acquaintance, trusted member of society, or family friend – majority of abusers -most are men but … Continue reading

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Behaviors Commonly Used by Batterers

Behaviors Commonly Used by Batterers to Maintain Power and Control in Relationships Economic Abuse Trying to keep her from getting or keeping a job Making her ask for money, giving allowance, taking her check Sexual Abuse Making her do sexual … Continue reading

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