Category Archives: Domestic Violence

What is post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and can it be cured?

What is post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and can it be cured. The kinds of experiences that may cause post-traumatic stress disorder are not simply having an argument, or losing your job but events that are potentially life-threatening, or involve serious injury or sexual violence. This includes being the victim, or witnessing such an event, or…
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How to say NO and mean it

How to say NO Before we discuss how to say NO please understand that it is very difficult to defend yourself physically. Many suggest gadgets like pepper spray are difficult to get out and use, whistles or screaming to get attention are not always possible and history has shown us that many people don't bother…
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Rape statistics on false claims about being sexually assaulted not useful!

Recently there has been a flurry of rape statistics that support the view that females make false claims of being sexually assaulted. Some relate to universities other are media opinions etc. Psychologists and activists from all sides of this debate go out of their way to find fault with any report based on statistics, that does…
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