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Prevalence & Types of Violence

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Violence is a widespread global public health problem which includes but is not limited to witnessing or experiencing the following:

    • Assault
    • Bullying
    • Child Abuse
    • Domestic Violence
    • Gang Violence
    • Harassment
    • Hate crimes
    • Homicide
    • Incest
    • Indentured servitude
    • Labor exploitation
    • Political torture
    • Rape and Sexual Abuse
    • Robbery
    • Stalking
    • Terrorism
    • Trafficking
    • War crimes

Links to information on the Prevalence and Health Consequences of Violence: