Why Shine Exists

By Jennifer Tan In the past minute alone, 20-people around us have been physically abused by an intimate partner.1 And almost all (98 percent) of these cases have involved some form of financial abuse, in which the abuser may restrict, control, limit, or gain access to a survivor’s financial resources.2 Just as disturbing is the […]

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What If Your Son Was Josh Duggar?

By Jennifer Hillman https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cqEKOgyLUeI Please note this video discusses males being sexual predators. However, keep in mind that females can also be sexual predators. As we all have learned by now, Josh Duggar has admitted to molesting five girls (some of which are his own sisters). So, I have to ask, what if your son […]

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Fighting #DomesticViolence Through Public Health Research

5 Questions with…Dr. Andrea Gielen, Director of Johns Hopkins Center for Injury Research and Policy   Last time, we heard from Alyse Campbell and Kerry Hayes.  Today, we have the unique opportunity to hear from renowned researcher, Dr. Andrea Gielen, who has worked extensively to prevent domestic violence through a public health approach.  She is […]

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