Domestic Violence in a Refugee Context

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This four-page information guide educates service providers working with refugees about domestic violence. It defines the challenges and considerations for service providers addressing domestic violence in the refugee context. It identifies refugee barriers to seeking assistance, and psychological and physical symptoms. It lists therapy options, and outlines a domestic violence safety plan. The document provides list of references and resources for service providers.

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Author(s):
Gulf Coast Jewish Family and Community Services
Medical Review:
Yes
The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.
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Resource in English Only
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N/A
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Keywords:
Domestic violence, Health resources, Refugees, Safety
Copyright:
Copyrighted
Date Last Reviewed:
3/26/2013
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