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What Is Gaslighting?

“Gaslighting is a colloquial term that describes a type of psychological abuse in which the abuser denies the victim’s reality, causing him/her to question him/herself, his/her memory, or his/her perceptions. 240 more words

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TAKE ACTION: Protect access to healthcare for victims and survivors

Contact your Senators, and urge them to vote NO on the Better Care Reconciliation Act bill (BCRA) that will destroy Medicaid and the Affordable Care Act! 474 more words

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What Is Stalking?

The kinds of acts that make up stalking include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Following or surveillance
  • Inappropriate approaches and confrontations
  • Repeated, uninvited appearances at work or residence…
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What Is Domestic Violence?

Intimate Terrorism is violence deployed in the service of (gaining) general control over one’s partner.

Violent Resistance is when a victim of Intimate Terrorism fights back physically. 55 more words

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The AHCA, and What Domestic Violence Survivors Need to Know About It

Survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault need a range of physical and mental health services, including preventative care, to heal and thrive. Today, affordable and comprehensive care is guaranteed, including for survivors, through the Affordable Care Act (ACA). 978 more words

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