February 6, 2013 - at Guelph
By: Teresa Pitman
There’s some good news for women who are trying to leave relationships where they have been subjected to abuse or violence. They are often stereotyped as women who will be perennially attracted to abusers: once they get out of one bad relationship, they’ll go on to choose a new partner who will also abuse them.
Not true, says Prof. Ruth Neustifter, a new faculty member in the Department of Family Relations and Applied Nutrition.