DVRP | Resources

What is Domestic Violence?

Domestic violence is a pattern of abusive behaviors used to gain power and control over a dating partner, spouse or relative. It is not an isolated incident and can include verbal, emotional, psychological, sexual, economic, or physical forms of abuse such as: threats, slapping, choking, name calling, insulting, rape, blaming the survivor for abuse or controlling […]

Internet and Phone Safety

Close monitoring and surveillance is a controlling tactic that many abusers use. Internet and phone activity can be tracked through many ways and there is no sure way to eliminate the record of all the activity from a computer or telephone records. Therefore, you should take precautionary measures when using technology such as computers or […]