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Battered Person Syndrome

Battered Women Should Read About Shelters Now!

Domestic violence shelters are places that a victim of intimate partner abuse may go in order to seek sanctuary. Women's shelters provide women who have been subjected to physical violence,
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Battered Person Syndrome

Battered woman syndrome has been recognized as a severe psychological condition since it was first described in the 1970s. It is often considered to be a form of post traumatic
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A History of Battered Person Syndrome

In the 1970s, clinical psychologist Dr. Lenore Walker observed, described, and published information about the battered woman syndrome.  She sought to develop a theory that would explain domestic violence and
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Is There a Legal Defense to Hurting a Woman?

  Physical abuse and domestic violence against women is extremely painful and agonizing for an individual who is being subjected to it. In many cases, domestic violence against women only
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