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Violence Prevention

Violence Prevention Programs
Dean of Students Office
Virginia Solan
TLC 232-A
University of Idaho
Moscow , ID 83843-2431
Phone: (208) 885-0688

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  • Emotional/Verbal Abuse

    • Taunting you in the name of “fun.” 
    • Ignoring you and/or your feelings. 
    • Insulting you repeatedly. 
    • Yelling at you. 
    • Telling you that you will fail. 
    • Blaming you for her/his faults. 
    • Threatening you with violence or retaliation. 
    • Threatening to hurt your pets. 
    • Telling you that you must stay because you can’t make it alone. 
    • Accusing you of being violent when you protect yourself in any way. 
    • Labeling you as crazy, stupid, bitch, bastard, ugly, or a whore. 
    • Blaming you for things that go wrong. 
    • Holding back approval as a form of punishment. 
    • Threatening to abuse the children and/or get custody of them.
  • Financial Abuse

    • Controlling funds so victim does not have access to purchasing basic needs. 
    • Denying the victim the right to seek and/or maintain employment. 
    • Taking victim’s personal money with or without permission. 
    • Excluding the victim from making financial decisions.
  • Physical Abuse

    • Destroying your belongings. 
    • Throwing objects at you.
    • Touching you in ways that hurt or scare you.
    • Twisting your arm, slapping, or biting you.
    • Pushing or shoving you.
    • Depriving you of food, shelter, money or clothing.
    • Threatening you with weapons.
    • Hitting, punching, or kicking you.
    • Strangling or throwing you.
    • Abusing you to the point you need medical treatment.
    • Breaking your bones and/or causing internal injuries.
    • Causing a miscarriage or injuries that require a therapeutic abortion.
    • Denying you medical treatment.
    • Inflicting permanent disabling and/or disfiguring injuries.
  • Sexual Abuse

    • Talking about you or others as sexual objects. 
    • Forcing you to have sex, including sex after a beating. 
    • Criticizing your sexual performance. 
    • Withholding affection to punish you. 
    • Accusing you of looking at, talking to, or having sex with another. 
    • Forcing you to engage in sexual activities that are uncomfortable for you. 
    • Inflicting harm or mutilation of your genitals. 
    • Strangling or slapping you during sex. 
  • Emotional/Verbal Abuse

    • Insulting you publicly. 
    • Texting you incessantly. 
    • Controlling your use of money. 
    • Putting down your abilities. 
    • Checking up on you. 
    • Taping conversations. Following you from place to place – stalking.
    • Demanding all of your attention and resenting any focus on others. 
    • Making a public display of destroying property. 
    • Threatening to hurt your extended family and friends. 
    • Isolating you from friends or activities. 
    • Spending paychecks without meeting obligations.
  • Spiritual Abuse

    • Discounting your sense of right and wrong. 
    • Denying, minimizing, or ridiculing your spiritual beliefs. 
    • Denying you value as a person with legitimate wants and likes. 
    • Questioning your motives for just about everything. 
    • Questioning your sense of reality. 
    • Refusing to allow you access to worship communities or support groups.