How One Pandemic Highlighted Another: Domestic Violence as a Global Health Emergency

At just 17, Elise Roberts fell victim to intimate partner violence. Her boyfriend at the time physically, sexually, and emotionally abused her—he manipulated her into believing that he was the only person who could ever love her. Once Elise was able to identify that what was happening was abuse, she opened up to her therapist, contacted assault hotlines, and finally gained the strength to leave … Continue reading How One Pandemic Highlighted Another: Domestic Violence as a Global Health Emergency