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Posted on November 17, 2016 by SpringBoard | 0 comments
In the fourth and final installment of our video series, Dr. Walker examines the intervention and treatment options available for victims of domestic violence, as well as how the research has influenced criminal and family law. The 4th Edition of her seminal work is now available from Springer Publishing. For a limited time, use promo code BWS20V at checkout...
Posted on November 17, 2016 by SpringBoard | 0 comments
In Part 3 of our illuminating video series, Lenore Walker discusses some of the myths and realities surrounding the Battered Woman Syndrome, including the confusion about why many battered women stay in abusive relationships. The 4th Edition of her seminal work is now available from Springer Publishing. For a limited time, use promo code BWS20V at checkout and...
Posted on November 7, 2016 by SpringBoard | 0 comments
Join us for Part Two of our video series highlighting Lenore Walker and her ground-breaking work, The Battered Woman Syndrome. In this video Dr. Walker explains how the study of gender violence has evolved in recent years to include LGBT concerns, particularly in light of the recent federal recognition of same-sex marriages. The 4th Edition of her seminal work...
Posted on October 24, 2016 by SpringBoard | 0 comments
We recently sat down with Lenore Walker, EdD, author of the groundbreaking text, The Battered Woman Syndrome. Here, in the first of a 4-part video series, Dr. Walker shares her thoughts on the history and evolution of the study of battered women, as well as how it relates...
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Posted on February 27, 2015 by John Hamel | 1 comment
In its January 2015 issue, Partner Abuse, a peer-reviewed scholarly journal published by Springer Publishing Company, focuses on intimate partner abuse (PA) among Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer communities.  Contemporary research finds rates of PA to be comparable or between same-sex and opposite-sex couples, and therefore a problem worthy of serious attention.  According to the National Intimate Partner and Sexual...