Although there has not been much research, it appears that changes in the criminal justice system could improve women's experiences.
New Delhi India : Radiant; Knowledge about the forms, incidence, causes and consequences of gender-based violence against women, as well as measures to confront it, has greatly developed over the last twenty years. Am J Public Health.
Other Services and Service Seeking In order to better understand what services are important to battered women, Gondolf and Fisher studied a sample of 1, battered women in shelters and battered women using nonresident shelter-based programs in Texas.
Although specific therapy elements have been recommended for use with battered women e.
Failure to do so may not only affect the credibility of the prosecution case, but may also be found violative of the basic right of a woman to be treated with decency and proper dignity. It is a preventable cause of morbidity and mortality in women The relationship between violence against women and mental illness has not been adequately explored.