Information for Health Care Providers


Your Role Is Important and Workable

You do not have to be a domestic violence expert to recognize and help patients experiencing domestic violence.
You have a unique opportunity for education, early identification, and intervention.

You can partner with DV agencies to support your work.
Counseling women regarding IPV allows you to more successfully treat her symptoms.


Health Effects of Intimate Partner Violence


Guide for Providers                                          Sample IPV assessment tool