‘I Know it was Every Week, but I Can't be Sure if it was Every Day: Domestic Violence and Women with Learning Disabilities (2016)

This 2017 research paper uses semi-structured in-depth interviews to explore the experiences of 15 women with learning disAbilities who experienced domestic violence. In particular, it looks at the impact of the violence on them and their children, their coping strategies and their help seeking behaviour. Findings include the frequency and severity of violence, in addition to its negative impact on physical and psychological well-being.