Medical, Health Professionals
Asses patients for family violence by asking every time, Are you safe at home?.
Advocate for a screening protocol at your practice, hospital, and clinic.
Advocate that everyone is trained on the linkage between depression, suicide, and substance abuse in abusers to danger in intimate partner relationships.
Ensure that there is ample information in appropriate languages in your waiting area, restrooms, and exam rooms about domestic violence resources including the 1-800-33-HAVEN 24-hour hotline.
Resources for Medical, Health Professionals
Obstetricians and Gynecologists