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Domestic Violence Information

No one deserves to be abused.

Helpful Links

Women’s Program Domestic Violence Faculty Fellows


  • Pardess Mitchell, Instructor, Physical Education, Domestic Violence in Relationships.
  • Marianne Farinas de Leon, Instructor, Communications, Examining Masculinity: How Masculine Scripts Promote Patriarchy.
  • Colinda Kram, Instructor, Medical Office Administration, Break Away.


  • Ross Olmos, PhD; Associate Professor, Law Enforcement and Justice Administration
    A Model For Incorporating Domestic Violence Learning Materials into Law Enforcement Studies.
  • Jessica Walsh, PhD; Associate Professor, English
    Seeds of Reform:  Portrayals of Domestic Violence in English Literature 1800-1914
  • Valerie Walker, LCSW; Instructor, Human Services
    The Human Services Experience


  • Carole Bomba, A.D.N., M.S.N., C.N.E.; Associate Professor, Nursing
    Empowerment: Building Confidence and Hope. Infusing domestic violence education into psychosocial nursing.


  • Geri Kale-Smith, M.S., CMA; Associate Professor, Medical Office Administration
    Domestic Violence Education for Health Career Students
  • Mary Hood, M.S.; Assistant Professor, Radiologic Technology
    Domestic Violence: Cause and Prevention
  • Joan Carlson, M.S.N., CNE,; Associate Professor, Nursing
    Intimate Partner Violence in Pregnancy

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