LPT: After a car accident, step-by-step checklist. Getting into a car accident can be jarring and emotional, even if it’s a small fender bender. Make a checklist to help take the thinking out of what information to collect.
Victims are often reluctant to report a sexual assault for a number of reasons, such as fear of retaliation, shame, guilt, embarrassment, fear that they will not be believed and lack of support. ~ Corey Cook
More than 40% of domestic violence victims are male and that number is growing. For a long time the numbers remained low because men were afraid to report the abuse. Sometime after men report to the police the men were still arrested. As more male victims become brave enough to seek help, we need to be receptive.