Intimate Partner Violence and Traumatic Brain Injury, EVA Notes

Traumatic brain injury (TBI) among survivors of intimate partner violence has been called a “secret epidemic”. Up to 92% of victims of relationship violence suffer physical injuries to the head, neck or face during an assault, according to several studies…

This edition of EVA Notes discusses the causes and symptoms of TBI, introduces readers to a commonly used screening tool – HELPS, and provides tips for working with a client with TBI. Additional resources are also listed.

Download EVA Notes, December 2018