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Laura Giles

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Expertise

I can answer questions related to filing charges, support groups, leaving, safety planning, getting a protective order, getting counseling, or staying.

Experience in the area

I worked as a domestic violence advocate in the court system. I am also a counselor.

Education/Credentials

B.S. Human Services Counseling
Master of Social Work


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Recent Answers from Laura Giles

2016-07-15 I cant forget:

Hello,    It sounds like you do have PTSD. Whether or not you want to take medication for it is up to you. There are treatments available that do not require medication. If you decide to get treatment

2014-07-29 domestic violence:

Hello Sangeeta,    I am sorry we are having a problem communicating. I am not understanding what you are saying.    It sounds like you are asking what you can do about domestic violence. Unfortunately

2014-07-03 lost:

Hello,    You have every reason to be afraid. A person who will kill an animal is a high risk for hurting a person. Unfortunately, all you can do is call the police after the fact. Unless you have evidence

2013-11-04 How can she suddenly change to someone I dont know?:

Dear Shawn,    Your wife is afraid of you. That is why she is doing what she's doing.     She also loved you a week before the abuse. That is why she was acting loving. But there comes a time when a victim

2013-01-04 Friend in trouble (?):

Hello,    My advice is to call the police and tell them what you told me. Give them her address and ask them to do a "welfare check." (They may have some other name for it). This is anonymous. They will

 

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