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Posted in Abuse

Anyone with concerns that a child is being hurt: report it

Police urge anyone with concerns that a child is being hurt to report it – we all have a role to play @PressNewsroom https://t.co/4oLIXnoKz6 —…

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Posted in Sexual Abuse

Why women ( & men ) don’t report sexual violence

https://blogs.psychcentral.com/psychology-women/2018/10/6-big-reasons-women-dont-report-sexual-abuse-right-away/ Our circle of existence limits us and those around us. If you have never been attacked, or you don’t have a ton of experience…

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Posted in Politics

Police’s new approach to family violence

RNZ's latest Insight programme looks at the Police's new approach to family violence. https://t.co/vJPKb9Zmdq — WAVES Trust (@WAVES_Trust) May 29, 2018

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Posted in Psychology

None of the kids who watched the movie clip without guns ever pulled the trigger.

https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-baby-scientist/201801/violent-media-and-aggressive-behavior-in-children About 83 percent of the kids in the study found the gun, and most of them played with it. Of the kids who found…

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Posted in Psychology Science

#Physical #aggressiveness #linked #gray #matter #deficits

Physical aggressiveness linked to gray matter deficits in brain region, study finds https://t.co/os4otlfH6K — PsyPost.org (@PsyPost) October 25, 2017 “Human violence is baggage we should…

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Posted in Psychology

#Long #Exposure #Sexual #Violence #Reduction #Empathy

While there was a strong reaction from some viewers about the content, it was clear the content had begun to shape some attitudes towards rape,…

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Posted in Sexual Abuse

1290 #Men Report #SexualViolence #Incidents over #12Month Period

http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11845532 In the 12 months ending January 31 this year, 5865 people were subjected to sexual violence. Of those, 4567 – 77.9 per cent –…

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Posted in Science

Call of Duty does not make people more prone to violence

Study debunks years of accepted wisdom about link between crime and violent video games https://t.co/G7hzKLaF4x pic.twitter.com/pU3VpRIoTr nzherald (@nzherald) March 9, 2017 Playing violent computer games…

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Posted in Sexual Abuse

Disappeared and became a shell of my former self

https://www.tvnz.co.nz/one-news/new-zealand/he-would-drag-me-through-house-and-spit-survivor-speaks-after-three-years-domestic-abuse He threatened to strangle her, stalked her, broke into her home, would text death threats to her, shoved furniture into her, dragged her through…

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Major differences between women and men who commit deadly violence

Major differences between women and men who commit deadly violence https://t.co/iC4uwE487T — PsyPost.org (@PsyPost) November 29, 2016 The researchers were able to see several differences…

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