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What is Abuse/Violence? Abuse and violence encompass harmful behaviors intended to control, intimidate, or cause physical or emotional harm to another person. It can take various forms, including physical, emotional, sexual, or verbal abuse, and can occur in various relationships or settings. Prevalence of Abuse/Violence: Abuse and violence are unfortunately prevalent worldwide. According to the World Health Organization, about 1 in 3 women globally have experienced either physical or sexual intimate partner violence or non-partner sexual violence in their lifetime. Men can also be victims of abuse and violence. Treatment Options for Abuse/Violence: Addressing abuse and violence requires a multidisciplinary approach. Ensuring immediate safety through shelter services or legal protection is paramount. Seeking therapy or counseling can help survivors heal from trauma and regain a sense of control. Reporting incidents to law enforcement and pursuing legal action can hold perpetrators accountable. Support groups and community resources provide a network of assistance and understanding. Remember, seeking help and support is crucial for survivors to break free from cycles of abuse and violence and rebuild their lives.

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Nothing is impossible. The word itself says "I’m possible".

Estee Konig

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I strive to help each individual achieve their goals and live a fulfilling life.

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Cara London

Therapist, Licensed Master Social Worker, LMSW

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Anything is possible.

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We are hurt in relationship, and we heal in relationship.

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Trauma Focused Integrative Psychotherapy

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