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Soroptimist/Live Your is pleased to announce the launch of our new global program for girls.Dream It, Be It: Career Support for Girls will help girls grow up to be strong, successful, happy adults. Throughout history women and girls face additional obstacles and discrimination solely because of their gender.Ten percent of high school boys also report having been physically or sexually assaulted by a dating partner, about the same rate reported in earlier surveys, according to a study led by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention published today in JAMA Pediatrics.Authors of the new report note that the CDC has changed the way it phrases its questions about teen dating violence, leading more students to report assaults.As an organization of business and professional women we feel uniquely qualified to help women and girls live their dreams. The Live Your Dream Awards assist women who provide the primary source of financial support for their families by giving them the resources they need to improve their education, skills, and employment prospects.
Here then is a complete list of all the domestic violence articles contained in the various sections of Hidden Hurt, which cover many, many aspects, from an overview of domestic violence and the relationship between how alcohol affects abusive behaviour, to the treatment of pets.Domestic Violence Articles Emotional Boundaries Shame Are you a DV Victim?Chaos Addiction and DVA PTSD in Children Coping with PTSD Coping with Panic Attacks Awareness of the Self Self-Talk and the Inner Critic Self-Hypnosis and Relaxation Supplements for Depression Dissociation Dissociation Diagnosis Are you a DV survivor?The paper also addresses the unique obstacles teens face when seeking help and/or deciding to end an abusive relationship.Twenty-one percent of high school girls have been physically or sexually assaulted by someone they dated -- a figure twice as high as previously estimated, a new study shows.Check out our annual report to see the hard work, dedication and impact of Soroptimist clubs and members around the world!