Abuse (Domestic and Victimization)

FACT:


According to the CDC: Apart from deaths and injuries, physical violence by an intimate partner is associated with a number of adverse health outcomes.  Several health conditions associated with intimate partner violence may be a direct result of the physical violence (for example, bruises, knife wounds, broken bones, traumatic brain injury, back or pelvic pain, headaches). 


​Wisconsin sources of information:


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Wisconsin Department of Children and Families - Weblink



Other Sources of information:


 CDC Publication    (Victimization of Persons with Traumatic Brain Injury or Other Disabilities:  A Fact Sheet for Professionals)


NASHIA Publications  (Domestic Abuse Fact Sheets and Guides)


NRI Weblink     (Domestic violence, brain injury and psychological trauma)


WCADV Publication an informational sheet