Family Violence and Substance Abuse: Issues and Concern

Latha, KS (2007) Family Violence and Substance Abuse: Issues and Concern. National Journal of Professional Social Work, 8 (1-2). pp. 39-48.

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Abstract

Family violence and substance abuse is complex and multi-faceted problem which are further complicated when they appear together. This paper intends to explain the connection between family violence and substance abuse. The paper also presents the extent of its relationship between the victim's experience of family violence and substance abuse, and the link between the victimizer's substance abuse and abusive behavior. The implications are discussed in view of delivery of services in order to create safety and support for the people affected.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: Medicine > KMC Manipal > Psychiatry
Depositing User: KMC Manipal
Date Deposited: 09 Jul 2013 05:00
Last Modified: 09 Jul 2013 05:00
URI: http://eprints.manipal.edu/id/eprint/136481

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