Office for the Prevention of Domestic Violence

Information for Professionals

Traumatic Brain Injury and Domestic Violence

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Overview of the issue

If your work setting brings you into contact with people who have experienced either a traumatic brain injury (TBI) or domestic violence, you need to understand how these two problems intersect. Domestic violence is a common cause of brain injury, particularly in women, who constitute the vast majority of victims of severe physical violence by an intimate partner.

The Intersection of Brain Injury and Domestic Violence

View Traumatic Brain Injury and Domestic Violence Webinar  by Margo B. Singer MPA, CBIS. Brain Injury Association of New York State.

Information for Brain Injury Service Providers
Information for Domestic Violence Service Providers
Training on domestic violence and Traumatic Brain Injury for human service providers