Leslie Vernick wrote a nice summary posting on domestic violence at http://www.christianpsych.org. Read her comments here. She reminds us the truth about domestic violence and how Christians ought to respond to it.
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Tagged as Abuse, christian counseling, domestic violence, Leslie Vernick
Thanks for posting this. As an outpatient therapist, I have several newer clients who are dealing with domestic violence in some form or other. We currently do not have a support group for this issue at our clinic and I am interested in perahps starting one. I am looking for resources/training specific to this topic. I need resources that will help me understand what the abused person is experiencing and how to help her have the courage to leave if necessary and heal. If you know of any good books/articles/training, do let me know; thanks!
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