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What Victims Of Domestic Violence Want
There are many victims of domestic violence who seek help when they are in an abusive relationship. They may turn to their doctor, the police, social workers or therapists. Sometimes, domestic abuse victims are victimised by the same professionals who are supposed to be supporting them. The book, The System Sucks What Victims Of Domestic Violence Want You To Know explores the experiences that victims of domestic violence have with social workers. The domestic abuse victims discuss both positive and negative encounters with social workers and how they feel social work practice with domestic violence victims can be improved.