Breakout Session: Moral Injury and Domestic Violence
October 17, 2019 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. EDT
LeAnn Bruce, PhD, ACSW, MVF-CSV
National Program Manager, DVIPV
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
Moral injury is a conceptual framework of challenges often faced by those who have endured prolonged trauma which is known to affect the individual’s ability to connect with and trust others. This presentation will explore the impact of moral injury on intimate relationships and potential connection to increased risk for intimate partner violence.