Coercive and controlling behaviour is a crime – police now need to join the dots to save women at threat from partners.
We have an ever-increasing number of children and families facing complex challenges and we know next to nothing about who they are and how they are doing.
How the kind of abuse Rob subjected Helen to often goes unnoticed.
Accountability for the violence and abuse that people with disability experience begins with recording the offences. In fact, we have long ignored crimes against vulnerable members of our community.
Online support forums provide emotional help to domestic violence survivors in ways often missed by traditional public services.
Diagnostic labels usually describe symptoms, attempt to answer the question of what is wrong, and lead to a treatment plan. But "borderline personality disorder" fails on all three counts.