Generational Cycles of Violence

Generational Cycles of Violence Generational cycles of violence refer to patterns of violent behavior that are passed down from one generation to the next. These cycles are a tragic reality for many families. But what does this process look like, and what can we do to break these [...]

2024-02-07T10:53:59-05:00January 10th, 2024|About DV, New Item|

Domestic Violence Statistics: What You Should Know

Domestic Violence Statistics: What You Should Know Domestic violence is a pervasive issue that affects countless individuals across the United States. Understanding the statistics and demographic breakdown is essential for addressing the problem effectively. In this article, we'll delve into the prevalence of domestic violence in the US, [...]

2024-02-07T10:51:41-05:00January 10th, 2024|About DV, New Item|

A Closer Look at Teen Dating Violence

A Closer Look at Teen Dating Violence The rate of teen dating violence is often obscured by the prevalence of domestic violence (DV) in the adult population. It's important to highlight this form of trauma in adolescents as the effects it can have on young people can be [...]

2024-02-07T12:42:27-05:00January 3rd, 2024|About DV, New Item|

What is Domestic Violence (DV)?

What Is Domestic Violence? Every year, more than 10 million people in the US are physically abused by an intimate partner. Yet this staggering number doesn’t even include people experiencing other types of abuse, such as emotional or financial abuse. Domestic violence, in all its forms, is a [...]

2024-02-07T11:42:39-05:00January 3rd, 2024|About DV, New Item|

Economic Security for Domestic Violence Survivors

Economic Security for Domestic Violence Survivors Domestic violence affects millions globally, and for survivors, the journey toward healing can be long and complex. Economic security is a crucial part of that journey, as achieving economic independence can pave the way for them to escape abusive relationships and rebuild their [...]

2024-01-10T16:32:27-05:00December 7th, 2023|About DV, News|

Understanding Financial Abuse and Its Effects

Understanding Financial Abuse and Its Effects Financial abuse, while not as immediately visible as other forms of domestic violence, is a potent and insidious form of exploitation. This manipulation, primarily rooted in control over another's economic resources, can have far-reaching consequences for victims. What Is Financial Abuse? Financial [...]

2024-02-07T13:45:55-05:00December 7th, 2023|About DV, News|

How to Support Survivors of Domestic Violence

How to Support Survivors of Domestic Violence Domestic violence is a pervasive issue, affecting more than 10 million American men and women each year. If you’re looking to make a difference for these people, here are our best tips for how to support survivors of domestic violence. 7 [...]

2024-01-10T11:26:53-05:00October 12th, 2023|About DV, News|

The Impact of Domestic Violence on Families

The Impact of Domestic Violence on Families Domestic violence is not just an individual's plight; it casts a shadow over entire families, affecting every member in profound ways. In this article, we’ll take a closer look at the widespread impacts of domestic violence on many aspects of the family [...]

2024-01-10T11:27:13-05:00October 12th, 2023|About DV, New Item|

Introducing Our Redesigned Blog

We're excited to welcome you to our freshly revamped blog page! At My Sister's Place, we are committed to providing valuable insights and resources on domestic violence. We believe that knowledge is a powerful tool in combating this issue. Moving forward, we'll be regularly posting informative content and articles [...]

2023-09-05T12:53:12-04:00August 22nd, 2023|News|
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