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2014-09-09 12:25:24

Release of Book from Champion of Abused Women Coincides with October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month WASHINGTON, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- When it comes to combatting the terror and trauma of domestic abuse, few women in the country have done more than Dr. Ludy Green to educate and empower victims. Dr. Green founded Second Chance Employment Services (SCES), a D.C. nonprofit that trains and empowers woman to reenter the workforce, setting them on the path to financial...

2014-09-03 23:02:13

Connatser Family Law Posts Tips on How to Help Children Cope with Divorce Dallas, TX (PRWEB) September 03, 2014 Aubrey Connatser, Managing Member Connatser Family Law, posted Children of Divorce at Higher Risk for Suicide: 7 Vital Tips for Parents blog on the Connatser Family Law website. In the blog, a recent study published by the American Psychological Association reveals adult children of divorce are 14 percent more likely to attempt suicide than those who grew up in intact homes....

2014-08-20 23:00:41

Raiser & Kenniff, PC, Announce New Divorce/Separation Mediation Services (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 Raiser & Kenniff, PC, the premier NYC divorce law firm, is pleased to announce the addition of divorce mediation services, to it's offering of services. Couples interested in getting mediation services, in order to come to an amicable resolution, are encouraged to call: 212-274-0090. The law firm of Raiser & Kenniff, PC, acknowledges the importance of couples being able to...

2014-08-20 23:00:19

Raiser & Kenniff, PC, Announce New Complimentary Consultation For Couples In Bronx (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Raiser & Kenniff, PC, the premier Bronx divorce lawyers, are pleased to announce their all new complimentary consultation for couples in Bronx. Estimating the predicted divorce rate has never been an exact science, but according to researchers on the subject, about 40-50% of all U.S. first marriages will end in divorce. Couples in need of a qualified divorce lawyer in Bronx,...

2014-08-08 11:13:41

Springer Psychologists should help clients to better handle sexually oppressive experiences Some young women simply have more resilience and better coping skills and can shrug off the effect of unwanted cat calls, demeaning looks and sexual advances. Women with low resilience struggle and could develop psychological problems when they internalize such behavior, because they think they are to blame. So say Dawn Szymanski and Chandra Feltman of the University of Tennessee in the US, in...

2014-08-07 23:11:40

The Family Law Department at the Anderson Hunter Law Firm of Everett, WA has recently released an article explaining the process and benefits of mediation in divorce cases. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 Couples considering divorce are often deterred from or overwhelmed by the prospect of litigation and a courtroom. Exorbitant legal fees and drawn-out trials, while sometimes necessary, can be avoided or greatly mitigated by involving a mediator in the divorce process. According to...

2014-07-29 12:39:20

Millions of abuse victims to find help faster, better than before. DENVER, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NCADV) and Theresa's Fund, an Arizona-based private family foundation, have formed a partnership to launch domesticshelters.org, a new website that will provide abuse victims, their friends and family, and agencies, with the most comprehensive, searchable database housing more than 300,000 data points on more than 3,000...

2014-07-29 08:28:03

Ad to Air in Washington, D.C., Arizona, Nevada, and New Hampshire; Domestic Violence Survivors and Advocates From Across The Country Join Everytown in DC to Urge Congress to Close Loopholes that Allow Abusers and Stalkers to Get Guns WASHINGTON, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Everytown for Gun Safety today released a new television and online advertisement depicting a harrowing encounter of domestic abuse and gun violence ahead of this week's Senate Judiciary Committee hearing -...

Kathryn "Kate" Clancy - professor of anthropology
2014-07-18 03:00:37

University of Illinois A survey of 142 men and 516 women with experience in field studies in anthropology, archaeology, geology and other scientific disciplines reveals that many of them – particularly the younger ones – suffered or witnessed sexual harassment or sexual assault while at work in the field. A majority of the survey respondents (64 percent) said they had experienced sexual harassment (inappropriate sexual remarks, comments about physical beauty or jokes about cognitive...

2014-06-06 23:08:58

Ticketability.com is delighting fans with Lorde tickets for sale at reduced prices. Lorde tour tickets go on sale today for 17 new shows. Oshkosh, Wisconsin (PRWEB) June 06, 2014 Ticketability.com welcomes concertgoers with affordable prices for Lorde tour tickets. The website has a large selection of tickets for the young star’s North American tour coming up this fall. In March of this year, the talented songstress completed a U.S. tour that included 16 dates. Her sold-out events...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'