This workbook/report contains clear explanations of abuse and how to judge if you are at risk. It lists steps to take to regain control of your life and end abusive relationships. It also contains many references and additional valuable information. It is available only in PDF format for immediate download and printing.
Understanding and Getting Free of Abuse Workbok
by M. Elizabeth Vonk, LCSW & Bonnie Yegidis, Ph.D.
Copyright © 1996 by Mind Garden, Inc.
Page count: 25
What Is Abuse?
What Is the Level of Abuse in Your Relationship?
Are You at Risk of Abuse?
Taking Charge: What Can You Do?
Tips for Putting an End to Abuse in Your Life
Appendix A: Bill of Rights for Women in Abusive Relationships
Appendix B: Reading Resources
Appendix C: Seeking Help from Shelter Programs
Appendix D: Seeking Professional Help
Appendix E: References
Appendix F: Abuse Risk Inventory for Women Scoring Key
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Bonnie L. Yegidis, Ph.D., is an accomplished writer and academic with expertise in social work practice with families and with women, and international education for social work. She is now Director of the School of Social Work at the University of Central Florida (Orlando, FL).
M. Elizabeth Vonk, Ph.D., is a clinical social worker and Professor in the School of Social Work at the University of Georgia. Her research interests include practice evaluation and transracial adoption.