Feb 19, 2019
Dealing with a stalker is a confusing and emotional ordeal. While this person’s behavior makes us uncomfortable and we want to stop it, we often try to let them down gently. We try to save their face, meaning that we try to avoid embarrassing them. When that doesn’t work, we try to tell them directly that we are...
Feb 12, 2019
Part of a holistic strategy of dealing with stalkers has to include appropriate legislation. Reform in laws and legislation surrounding domestic violence usually grows out of tragic circumstances that receive a fair amount of publicity. Monica Deming's death provided just such an impetus. Along with a brief...
Feb 5, 2019
Stalking is a dangerous sign in domestic violence, one that portends violence, but it is difficult for those involved to understand the risks. From the target, to the police, to families, to friends, to the court system, stalking often seems like it is less threatening than it is.