A ROOM OF OUR OWN: SEXUAL ASSAULT SURVIVORS EVALUATE SERVICES – A RESEARCH REPORT FROM THE NEW YORK CITY ALLIANCE AGAINST SEXUAL ASSAULT, Deborah Fry, New York City Alliance Against Sexual Assault, New York, NY: April 2007.Since 1978, the Texas Council on Family Violence (TCFV) has been a nationally recognized leader in the efforts to end family violence through partnerships, advocacy and direct services for women, children and men.Parents of children who have been diagnosed with these conditions often receive a diagnosis and treatment as the result of a long …[Read more]Often when people think of child abuse, they think about a child that has been battered and has visible bruises and scars.[Read more]There is a huge difference in a teenager who is a bit moody and isolated from the family and a teenager that is depressed.Teenage depression is a serious matter that can impact the entire life of a teenager. [Read more]Unfortunately, there are not too many people that simply eat because they are hungry.
This is especially true for kids and teens as they are not yet equipped with the ability to handle negative matters on their own. [Read more]ADD and ADHD are common acronyms used for Attention Deficit Disorder and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.While physical child abuse is the most visible kind, there are other forms of abuse that can leave scars that last much longer. [Read more]To someone suffering from eating disorders such as anorexia and bulimia, the inner battle of never feeling happy or good enough is challenging.In order to recover your sense of self you will have to learn to love yourself for exactly who you are. [Read more]Some parents will require help in dealing with their kids, when they are going through some serious problems in their lives.We’re committed to supporting every program in Texas with the expertise and materials they need to keep survivors safe and hold batterers accountable.Public Policy: The TCFV Public Policy Team strives to serve as a unified voice before the Texas Legislature on behalf of domestic violence victims by supporting the drafting and passage of laws that will assist victims and survivors.