Identifying an Abusive Relationship:
The Power of a Diagnosis in Understanding    and Treating Domestic Abuse

The value of the diagnostic label has more to do with the way it impacts the person with the condition than anything else. See how the natural tendency is to shield ourselves from understanding when it comes to intimate partner violence. And discover how objective diagnosis sparks remedy.

The Power of a Diagnosis Video (4:28 min)

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Dr. Jeanne King, founding director of Partners in Prevention, helps people recognize the subtle communication patterns of abusive relationships—what supports an abusive relationship and what stops it at home and in court.

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