I would like to express my appreciation for the support and encouragement to the following individuals and programs:
Dr. Lenore Walker
The Domestic Violence Intervention Project
Kim Wells and the Corporate Alliance to End Partner Violence
Debra Collins and the DAC House
The North Carolina Coalition against Domestic Violence
Ann Kaminstein of DV Initiative, Inc.
Dr. David Compton
Dr. Carol Runyan and The Injury Prevention Research Center in Chapel Hill, NC
Donna Norton and the Family Violence Prevention Fund
Dr. Beverly Urban
And most importantly, my family
This is dedicated to all the victims of abuse who had the courage to leave the violence and make a better life for themselves and ...