Ep 009 Domestic Violence Must-Knows with Sara Barber | National Women’s Health Network

Ep 009 Domestic Violence Must-Knows with Sara Barber | National Women’s Health Network



With findings from The Jamie Kimble Basis for Braveness that present an estimated 82,379 South Carolinians are victims of intimate accomplice violence annually, it could not come as a shock that the CDC’s Nationwide Intimate Associate and Sexual Violence Survey (NISVS) signifies that 42% of girls in South Carolina have skilled both contact sexual violence, bodily violence and/or coercive management. The survey additionally estimates that 20% of South Carolinian girls have been raped. The nationwide image doesn’t fare significantly better with the U.S. as an entire experiencing a better charge of home violence homicides than any comparable high-income nation. 
The current international pandemic solely additional exacerbated these points as new analysis suggests a hyperlink between COVID-19 stressors (lockdowns and added monetary pressure) and a rise in home violence.  
In right this moment’s episode of the Your Well being Unlocked Podcast, we sit down with Sara Barber, govt director of the South Carolina Coalition In opposition to Home Violence and Sexual Assault (SCCADVASA), to realize professional perception on home violence and get sensible recommendation on methods to help victims of it. 
On this episode, you’ll be taught:

The total definition of home violence and sexual assault and what this would possibly seem like, even when it’s much less apparent 
5 methods to help somebody you realize who’s experiencing home violence 
The impacts of home violence on the quick and long run well being outcomes of girls 
Latest traits in home violence and sexual assault, together with after the COVID-19 pandemic 

Extra about Sara: 
Sara Barber works as the chief director of the South Carolina Coalition In opposition to Home Violence and Sexual Assault (SCCADVASA), whose mission is to function the collective voice for the prevention of home violence and sexual assault in South Carolina.  
Appearing as a pivotal voice in violence prevention, Sara’s focus is on representing the essential wants of survivors of home violence and sexual assault by advocacy, schooling, and collaboration. The tip objective? A South Carolina that’s free from home violence and sexual assault. 
 


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