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Training Healthcare Workers to Spot Domestic Violence

Posted on · There's been plenty of discussion about domestic violence in the media the past month or so, whether it's discussing the proper penalties for an abuser or trying to make sense of why a victim would stay with her abuser. But often overlooked in the discussion are the healthcare workers who deal with victims of this […]

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Human Trafficking, Spotting Domestic Violence and Houston’s Punk Rock Scene: Houston Matters for Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

Posted on · Human trafficking is a type of modern day slavery. It can take on many forms, including labor trafficking. But one of the most common and prevalent forms in the U.S. is sex trafficking of domestic victims. On this edition of Houston Matters: Texas is a hub for human trafficking, and Houston in particular is a […]