Medical / Health Professionals
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Medical, Health Professionals

You can:

  • 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

General Physicians

Obstetricians and Gynecologists