Domestic Violence Resources

Intimate Partner Violence

  • Abuse of Women with Disabilities
    APA Women's Programs Office brochure of resources and facts regarding the abuse of women with disabilities, including: types of abuse, how you can help yourself and safety planning.

  • Partner violence: What can you do? 
    Violence between partners happens in all groups in society. If your intimate partner has beaten you, you are not alone. Here are some ways to tell if you're at risk as well as resources for how to get help.

  • Intimate Partner Violence: Facts & Resources 
    This brochure highlights the psychological consequences of intimate partner violence, the forms of psychological aggression, how to screen/recognize signs of violence, as well as safety planning information.

  • Intimate partner abuse and relationship violence (PDF, 376KB) 
    This document was developed by the Intimate Partner Abuse and Relationship Violence Working Group to promote education about partner abuse and relationship violence. It represents our recommendation to faculty members who would like to develop courses focused on partner violence or to add information about partner violence to their existing courses.

APA Resolution

  • Resolution on Male Violence Against Women and Justification
    This resolution addresses some of the needs identified in the APA Male Violence Against Women Task Force report and seeks to respond to the critical need for organized psychology to take a leadership position in addressing these issues for psychologists.

National Domestic Violence Awareness Month