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Blog Entries - tag: 'Domestic violence'

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Moth

Posted on: October 1, 2015 11:00 am
Tags: Domestic violence, Awareness, October, Purple

Evolving from a “Day of Unity” back in October of 1981, October is nationally recognized as Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM). Walden serves over 500 domestic violence cases annually. We would like to remind you that we are always here to help. Our 24 hour crisis hotline (301-863-6661) has been funded by St. Mary’s county for over 40 years and has taken roughly half a million calls.

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The Courage to Share So Others Get Help

Posted on: January 31, 2014 12:35 pm
Tags: News, Trauma, Behavioral health, Counseling, Walden, Domestic violence
Many thanks to Nicole Clark, The Enterprise and especially to "Carol" for telling the story of surviving domestic violence and programs and supports that can help victims. For more information about Walden's crisis and trauma support for victims of domestic read more …

Gratitude Challenge Day 4 Post: Grateful for Courage

Posted on: November 6, 2013 7:50 am
Tags: News, Trauma, Behavioral health, Counseling, Abuse, Domestic violence, Courage
Today, we are grateful for the opportunity created by the Governor's Office of Crime Control and Prevention, Mary Kay Foundation, TJX Foundation and other donors who make possible our free crisis counseling, emergency assistance and support groups for victims read more …

Walden's Crisis & Treatment Services Honor Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Posted on: October 9, 2012 10:07 pm
Tags: News, Walden events, Treatment, Walden, Crisis, Domestic violence, Clotheseline project
October is Domestic Violence Awarness Month, and Walden is marking the month with several special activities.  For the entire month of October , Walden is displaying “Air It Out: the Clothesline Project” at the Lexington Park Library Art Gallery.  read more …