intimate partner violence

  • Study recommends new approach to treating family violence cases

    HARTFORD, Conn. – The authors of a study told lawmakers Monday that family violence is “no different than other contagious diseases.” The 165-page report by the Connecticut Academy of Science and Engineering, titled “Addressing Family Violence in Connecticut: Strategies, Tactics and Policies,” was commissioned by the legislature’s Public Health Committee in 2014. It was released…