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September 2015

Survivors in the Margins: The Invisibility of Violence Against Older Women

Author(s): Cailin Crockett, Bonnie Brandl, Firoza Chic Dabby
Examining the impact of generational and aging factors on how older women experience IPV, we assert that the VAW field may be overlooking a wider population of survivors than previously thought.
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January 2015

Facts & Stats Report: Domestic Violence in Asian & Pacific Islander Homes

Author(s): Mieko Yoshihama, Firoza Chic Dabby
This report raises awareness about the experiences of Asian victims/survivors of domestic violence and, given a smaller data set, about Pacific Islanders.
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Trafficking: Considerations and Recommendations for Domestic Violence Advocates

Author(s): Firoza Chic Dabby
This document offers domestic violence advocates information for working with victims of trafficking. After a brief overview of statistics and issue analysis, the document provides considerations and recommendations for advocates in seven key areas: (1) Arrest, (2) Custody and Release, (3) Legal representation and the investigation process, (4) Endangerment and confidentiality, (5) Shelter Services, (6) Complex traumas and oppressions, and (7) Medical records and care.
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July 2013

Trafficking: Considerations & Recommendations for Battered Women's Advocates

Author(s): Firoza Chic Dabby
This technical assistance brief offers considerations and recommendations to advocates for battered women about serving trafficked women and children.
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February 2012

Trafficking: Considerations and Recommendations for Battered Womens Advocates

Author(s): Firoza Chic Dabby
This document includes information for domestic violence advocates working with victims of trafficking. After a brief overview of statistics and issue analysis, the document provides considerations and recommendations for advocates in seven key areas.
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July 2010

Lifecourse Experiences of Intimate Partner Violence and Help-Seeking among Filipina, Indian, and Pakistan Women: Implications for Justice System Responses

Author(s): Mieko Yoshihama, Deborah Bybee, Firoza Chic Dabby, Juliane Blazevski
This report presents research findings on Asian battered women's help-seeking from the Criminal Justice system (CJS) and other programs and offers recommendations to the CJS for enhancing their responses to IPV in Asian communities.
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February 2010

Shattered Lives: Homicides, Domestic Violence and Asian Families

Author(s): Firoza Chic Dabby, Hetana Patel, Grace Poore
This report analyzes 160 cases of domestic violence related homicides in Asian families based on newspaper clippings and information from advocates for a six-year period (from 2000 to 2005).
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August 2009

Resource Guide for Advocates & Attorneys on Interpretation Services for Domestic Violence Victims

Author(s): Firoza Chic Dabby, Cannon
These guidelines focus on court interpretation for domestic and sexual violence victims with limited English proficiency.
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August 2009

Resource Guide for Advocates & Attorneys on Interpretation Services for Domestic Violence Victims

Author(s): Firoza Chic Dabby, Cannon Han
These guidelines focus on court interpretation for domestic and sexual violence victims with limited English proficiency. It is intended to inform how advocacy, interpretation, and language access can be integrated.
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Domestic Violence Against Asian & Pacific Islander Women

Author(s): Firoza Chic Dabby
This document details domestic violence for API women over the lifecourse, particular cultural dynamics, multiple batterers and the impact on victims, and ñpush and pull factorsî related to decision-making around leaving or staying in an abusive relationship.
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Facts & Stats: Domestic Violence in Asian, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander Homes

Author(s): Mieko Yoshihama, Firoza Chic Dabby
Contents include: Extent of the Problem Domestic Violence Prevalence in Specific Communities Types of Abuse Attitudes toward Domestic Violence Help-Seeking Attitudes and Experiences Service Utilization Health and Mental Health Consequences Exposure to Family Violence in Childhood Domestic Violence Related Homicides
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Engendering Change: Transforming Gender Roles in Asian and Pacific Islander Communities

Author(s): Firoza Chic Dabby, Grace Poore
The report emphasizes cultural relevancy in batterer intervention programs.