Felicia Cohn, Marla E. Salmon, "A Case of Chronic Neglect: Education and Training of Health Professionals on Family Violence"
Publisher: Publisher: National Academies Press | ISBN: 0309074312 | edition 2001 | PDF | 369 pages | 6,68 mb
As many as 20 to 25 percent of American adults - or one in every four people - have been victimized by, witnesses of, or perpetrators of family violence in their lifetimes. Family violence affects more people than cancer, yet it's an issue that receives far less attention. Surprisingly, many assume that health professionals are deliberately turning a blind eye to this traumatic social problem.