Posts Tagged: #DomesticAbuse

Problem Gambling and Domestic Violence in Times of Crisis

These are trying times – not only for Floridians, but for people around the globe.  Being isolated and in “lockdown mode” can be a difficult experience.  It is important to keep staying positive and have hope that this will all be over sooner, rather than later. A troubling side effect – domestic violence is on the rise around the world.  Multiple states have shown a substantial increase in domestic violence calls over the last few months and unfortunately, this could be a trend that continues for some time. The United Nations raised the alarm that there has been “a sharp rise in domestic violence amid global coronavirus lockdowns.”[1] Recently, super-middleweight…read more