EP40: Working Against Domestic Violence

NASW Social Work Talks Podcast

Ruth Glenn

In this episode, we speak with Ruth Glenn, President & CEO of the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, a domestic violence advocate and survivor. She was in Washington, DC, presenting at NASW's 2019 virtual forum, "Addressing Domestic Violence Through the Social Work Lens."

Published Oct. 29, 2019

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The National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NCADV) supports efforts that demand a change of conditions that lead to domestic violence, such as patriarchy, privilege, racism, sexism, and classism. NCADV is dedicated to supporting survivors, holding offenders accountable and supporting advocates.

The National Resource Center on Domestic Violence (NRCDV) is a comprehensive source of information for those wanting to educate themselves and help others on the many issues related to domestic violence. 

Social Justice Brief: Social Work’s Role in Responding to Intimate Partner Violence
Intimate partner violence (IPV), also referred to as domestic violence, is a serious and persistent life-threatening criminal and public health problem affecting millions of people each year across the United States.

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