Domestic Violence

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_text_separator title=”DOMESTIC VIOLENCE” color=”green” style=”double”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”3/4″][vc_column_text]DOMESTIC VIOLENCE is a pattern of abuse that a partner (former or current partner, spouse, boyfriend or girlfriend) uses to control the behavior of another.[/vc_column_text][vc_single_image image=”2120″ img_size=”full” style=”vc_box_outline”][vc_tta_accordion gap=”5″ c_icon=”triangle” c_position=”right” active_section=”1″ collapsible_all=”true”][vc_tta_section title=”How do I know I am in an Abusive Relationship?” tab_id=”1469484483193-24da930f-a06b”][vc_column_text]Most relationships have difficult times, and almost every…

Sexual Assault

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_empty_space height=”20px”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”3/4″][vc_column_text]SEXUAL ASSAULT is defined as sexual contact with another person without that other person’s consent.[/vc_column_text][vc_single_image image=”2122″ img_size=”full” style=”vc_box_border”][vc_tta_accordion gap=”3″ c_icon=”triangle” c_position=”right” active_section=”1″ collapsible_all=”true”][vc_tta_section title=”What is Sexual Assault?” tab_id=”1469486440874-8532f1dc-4dd7″][vc_column_text]Sexual assault is a form of sexual violence that includes rape (such as forced penetration or drug facilitated sexual assault), groping, forced kissing, child sexual abuse or torture of…

Mental Illness

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_empty_space height=”20px”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”3/4″][vc_column_text]MENTAL ILLNESS is characterized by alterations in thinking, mood or behavior associated with significant distress and impaired functioning. Examples of specific mental illnesses include: mood disorders; major depression and bipolar disorder; schizophrenia; anxiety disorders; self injury; and suicide.[/vc_column_text][vc_single_image image=”2124″ img_size=”full” style=”vc_box_border”][vc_tta_accordion gap=”3″ c_icon=”triangle” c_position=”right” active_section=”1″ collapsible_all=”true”][vc_tta_section title=”Understanding Mental Illness” tab_id=”1469484483193-24da930f-a06b”][vc_column_text] Mental illness is a collection of disorders such as depression, bipolar disorder,…

Addictions

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_empty_space height=”20px”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”3/4″][vc_column_text]An ADDICTION is defined as something that is hard to stop even though it is interfering with your life. You can be addicted to substances such as alcohol or drugs (e.g., cocaine, heroin, morphine, nicotine), or to activities such as eating, gambling, shopping, video games, or sex.[/vc_column_text][vc_single_image image=”2118″ img_size=”full” style=”vc_box_border”][vc_tta_accordion gap=”3″ c_icon=”triangle” c_position=”right” active_section=”1″ collapsible_all=”true”][vc_tta_section title=”Signs and…