The Pandemic of Domestic Violence: Saheli’s Role During the Lockdown

In keeping with SAMHIN’s mission of greater dialogue on mental health in the South Asians and to highlight the important work of others in this area, we invited Gouri Banerjee PhD, Co-Founder and Member of the Advisory Committee of Saheli, to share information about the great work they are doing to help the South Asian [...]

2021-04-06T23:17:06-04:00April 9th, 2021|Domestic Violence|

No Escape – Domestic Violence During COVID 19 Pandemic

The new rules imposed by the COVID-19 pandemic have created challenges for women and children in abusive relationships. Home is often not the safest place for them. Amongst South Asians in the US, 2 in 5 women are reported to have experienced physical and/or sexual violence at the hands of their abusive partners. While there [...]

2020-09-10T22:35:39-04:00September 11th, 2020|Domestic Violence|
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