Another Tragic Example of Domestic Violence Spillover in the Workplace

Posted by Brainjar Media on Thursday, June 30, 2016

(originally published in Reuters by Keith Coffman on 6/29/16)

Woman dies after downtown Denver office shooting

Nearly 3/4 of domestic violence victims work, and 74% of them report experiencing “spillover” such as harassment, assaults, and stalking in the workplace. While …

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Kansas Workplace Shooting Had Domestic Violence Roots

Posted by Brainjar Media on Friday, February 26, 2016

 

(Originally published on npr.org on 2/26/16)

Sheriff Says Kansas Shooter Was Served Protection Order Just Before Attack

From a domestic violence perspective, this subject was a very dangerous individual even before he began shooting bystanders and co-workers. His intimate …

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Sticks and Stones: Why Emotional and Verbal Abuse Can be Just as Damaging as Physical Abuse

Posted by Lynn Fairweather on Friday, January 2, 2015

bigstock-Domestic-Violence-447645In my two decades of work with thousands of domestic violence victims, many have told me that the pain they suffered as a result of their partner’s words was equal to or worse than what they experienced when physically assaulted. …

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5 Ways You Can Help to Stop Domestic Violence

Posted by Lynn Fairweather on Tuesday, October 28, 2014

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As some of you may know, October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. The point of this practice is to draw more attention to an issue that affects up to 70% of women and 20% of men worldwide. So if you …

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Domestic Violence Victims and Mental Health Issues

Posted by Lynn Fairweather on Friday, May 31, 2013

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Studies show that women who experience gender based violence such as domestic abuse, rape, or stalking are at increased risk to develop mental health problems during their lifetime. In fact, the more incidents of violence they have experienced, the more

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Make It Your Business: 3 Reasons Why Your Company Should Address Domestic Violence

Posted by Lynn Fairweather on Monday, May 20, 2013

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Lynn Fairweather to speak at the 23rd Annual Threat Management Conference

Posted by Lynn Fairweather on Wednesday, May 15, 2013

On August 14th, Lynn Fairweather will present a training at the Association of Threat Assessment Professional’s (ATAP) 23rd annual Threat Management Conference in Anaheim, California. Lynn will be speaking on preventing domestic violence spillover in the workplace. The ATAP website …

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Welcome to the new Presage Consulting and Training website!

Posted by Lynn Fairweather on Saturday, May 4, 2013

Whether you’ve arrived here because you want to know more about Presage, or are visiting as a reader of Stop Signs, thanks for checking out our brand new page! It’s been several months in the making, and if you’ve been …

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