Non-fatal strangulation

8 November 2023

Woman's neck with severe bruising from strangulationNon-fatal strangulation is not about inflicting maximum force on the survivor, it is about power, control and instilling fear. Experiencing non-fatal strangulation can cause long term physical and psychological effects as well as trauma for the survivor.

The below animation has been created by system partners across health, social care, community partners and specialist domestic and sexual abuse services to increase awareness and understanding of the impact of non-fatal strangulation and where support can be sought. NHS Nottingham & Nottinghamshire - Non Fatal Strangulation[YouTube]

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