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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
August 1998

Child Custody and Visitation Decisions in Domestic Violence Cases: Legal Trends, Research Findings, and Recommendations

Author(s): Daniel G. Saunders
This document highlights some of the legal and cultural trends surrounding custody and visitation decisions and identifies a strong need to consider more carefully the dynamics of domestic violence in these decisions.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
January 1998

Family Violence Protocol Development for TANF and Child Support Agencies

Author(s): Jill Davies
This paper provides detailed guidance on developing family violence protocols within welfare settings. It is written to assist domestic violence advocates and state administrators implementing PRWORA
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
January 1997

The New Welfare Law: Child Support Enforcement

Author(s): Jill Davies
Provides a brief overview of family violence issues in the context of child support enforcement and the establishment of paternity, including the identification of key issues for states and Indian Tribes.
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  • General Material
September 1996

The Relationship Between Domestic Violence and Child Abuse

Cites surveys and reports published between 1987 and 1996, briefly describing: what is domestic violence; what is child abuse; how does domestic violence affect children; and similarities/correlations between domestic violence and/or child abuse.
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  • General Material

Circle of 6

While this mobile application was originally designed for college students to prevent sexual violence, it’s helpful for teenagers, parents, friends, and communities seeking to foster healthy relationships and safety.
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  • Training Tools
  • General Material

Ensuring the Seventh Generation: A Youth Suicide Prevention Toolkit for Tribal Child Welfare Programs

The tragedy of suicide is dreaded by everyone. Tribal child welfare workers are no exception. Fortunately, they are in a position to do something about it.
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  • General Material
  • Training Tools

Activities Guide: Enhancing and Practicing Executive Function Skills with Children from Infancy to Adolescence

This guide describes a variety of activities and games that offer ways for adults to support and strengthen executive function and self-regulation in children.
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  • General Material

Inclusion: NAD Position Statement

This position statement explains in detail this organization's position with regard to mainstreaming Deaf children in school settings.
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  • General Material

Fact Sheet: Foster Care and Human Trafficking

This fact sheet describes the link between foster care and sex trafficking, and how foster parents can help prevent trafficking.
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  • General Material

Child Sex Trafficking on the Internet and the Communications Decency Act

This issue brief provides information on the Communications Decency Act (CDA) - its immunity provisions, exceptions, and historical legal challenges - and the Tech Communitys self-regulation. Includes recommendations including the open request for the tech community collaboration to combat the issue of child exploitation and trafficking on the Internet.
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  • General Material
  • Training Tools

Change a Life Program

This online program helps to build skills and offers tools to any individual that wishes to help children experiencing domestic violence on their path to healing and thriving.
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  • General Material

The 5 Steps to Protecting Our Children

The 5 Steps to Protecting Our Children is an introductory guide to help adults protect children from sexual abuse. Using an evidence-informed approach, these guidelines provide simple and practical actions you can take to prevent, recognize, and react responsibly to child sexual abuse.