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Getting free : you can end abuse and take back your life, Ginny NiCarthy

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Getting free : you can end abuse and take back your life
Title
Getting free
Title remainder
you can end abuse and take back your life
Statement of responsibility
Ginny NiCarthy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
GEC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Getting free : you can end abuse and take back your life, Ginny NiCarthy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 375-400) and index
Contents
Social and political aspects of abuse -- Marriage and the family: new and traditional values -- Is it ever right to break up the family? -- What do you owe yourself? -- "But I still love him" -- Making the decision -- Emergency help from doctors, police, and prosecutors -- Making legal decisions -- Getting help from a counselor -- You can be your own counselor -- A courageous act a day -- An end to isolation -- Reaching out -- The first week -- Protecting yourself and the children -- The practical questions of welfare and housing -- The economics of single life -- Sexuality -- The new romance -- The long haul -- The ones who got away -- Emotional abuse -- Teen abuse -- Lesbian abuse -- Immigrant women: challenges and solutions -- Religious challenges -- Men who batter: can they change? -- Nurturing your children: safety and resilience -- Moving forward: what communities can do -- Resources
Control code
ocm56676326
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
4th ed.
Extent
xxxvii, 419 p.
Isbn
9781580051224
Lccn
2004304875
Label
Getting free : you can end abuse and take back your life, Ginny NiCarthy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 375-400) and index
Contents
Social and political aspects of abuse -- Marriage and the family: new and traditional values -- Is it ever right to break up the family? -- What do you owe yourself? -- "But I still love him" -- Making the decision -- Emergency help from doctors, police, and prosecutors -- Making legal decisions -- Getting help from a counselor -- You can be your own counselor -- A courageous act a day -- An end to isolation -- Reaching out -- The first week -- Protecting yourself and the children -- The practical questions of welfare and housing -- The economics of single life -- Sexuality -- The new romance -- The long haul -- The ones who got away -- Emotional abuse -- Teen abuse -- Lesbian abuse -- Immigrant women: challenges and solutions -- Religious challenges -- Men who batter: can they change? -- Nurturing your children: safety and resilience -- Moving forward: what communities can do -- Resources
Control code
ocm56676326
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
4th ed.
Extent
xxxvii, 419 p.
Isbn
9781580051224
Lccn
2004304875

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