Each year millions of women seek medical assistance for injuries from partner abuse. According to the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) 22% to 35% of the women arriving in medical emergency rooms are there because of abuse. Domestic violence crosses all racial and age barriers.
This video educates women about the emotional, physical and psychological effects of an abusive relationship and shows how to seek help. Former abused women Norvelle Holyfield and Suzanne Conn share their own stories about domestic violence and how they got help.
13 minutes, includes a facilitator's guide