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Special Collection

Special Collection
July 2013

Sexual Violence in the Military

This Special Collection addresses sexual violence against military service members, defines Military Sexual Trauma (MST), and offers resources (including information on current policy, procedures, legislation, and litigation) to support the prevention of and response to sexual violence as it impacts service members and veterans in the United States.
Special Collection
July 2013

The Intersection of Domestic Violence and the Military: Working across disciplines

This collection examines co-occurring issues experienced by veterans (PTSD, TBI, MST) and provides information related to best practices when addressing these co-occurring issues through a multi-systems approach. Challenges experienced by female service members and veterans are explored through the lens of violence against women.

Materials

Materials
  • NRCDV Publications
  • Training Tools
  • General Material
March 2015

NO MORE "Basic Training" for Military Personnel and Civilian Partners

Author(s): Jill Morris
Designed for military audiences, this webinar explores the history of NO MORE and ways to use the NO MORE Campaign as part of domestic violence and sexual assault awareness events and activities on base or instillation or military office.
Materials
  • General Material
February 2015

2014 Service Academy Gender Relations Survey: Overview Report

Author(s): Paul J. Cook, Elizabeth P. Van Winkle, Natalie Namrow, Maia Hurley, Jacqueline Pflieger, Lisa Davis, Lindsay Rock, Eric Falk, Jeffrey Schneider
In this report, the outcomes of a survey intended to measure rates of sexual violence, sexist behavior, perceptions of academy culture toward sexual violence, and services available are presented.
Materials
  • General Material
June 2014

Representing Victims of Intimate Partner Violence Connected with the Military: A Handbook for Civil Attorneys

Victims of intimate partner violence who are military service members, veterans, or partners of service members or veterans, often have specific legal issues related to the military. Attorneys who are unconnected to the military must understand those issues or run the risk not only of inadequate representation, but also of increasing danger to their clients. While resources on legal representation of service members and/or veterans exist, this handbook specifically addresses additional considerations for attorneys when representing military-related victims/survivors:
Materials
  • General Material
March 2013

Prevalence of Intimate Partner Violence, Stalking, and Sexual Violence Among Active Duty Women and Wives of Active Duty Men - Comparisons with Women in the U.S. General Population, 2010

Author(s): Michele C. Black, Melissa T. Merrick
The findings in this technical report, based on 2010 NISVS data, reveal that overall, the prevalence of IPV, SV, and stalking were similar among women in the U.S. population, active duty women, and wives of active duty men.
Materials
  • Training Tools
  • General Material
April 2011

Domestic Violence and the Military Services: Analyzing Acts of Violence

Author(s): Deborah D. Tucker
This presentation suggests an approach to analyzing acts of violence committed by service members to determine the most appropriate intervention while also ensuring the safety and well being of family members.
Materials
  • General Material
March 2011

2010 Workplace and Gender Relations Survey of Active Duty Members: Overview Report on Sexual Assault

Author(s): Lindsay M. Rock, Rachel N. Lipari, Paul J. Cook, Andrew D. Hale
This report presents the results on issues related to sexual assault from the 2010 Workplace and Gender Relations Survey of Active Duty Members (WGRA 2010).
Materials
  • General Material
January 2010

Command Indiscretion

Author(s): Rachel Natelson
This article highlights some of the challenges experienced by military women while deployed related to sexual violence, reproductive justice, motherhood and other issues.
Materials
  • General Material
January 2010

Women, Trauma and PTSD

Author(s): Dawne Vogt, PhD
This fact sheet reviews research on women's experiences of trauma and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), with a focus on gender-based similarities and differences.
Materials
  • General Material
January 2010

Collaborating for Safety: Coordinating the Military and Civilian Response to Domestic Violence

Author(s): Jane M. Sadusky
This handbook provides an overview of the processes used in the implementation of the OVW funded Military/Civilian Coordinated Community Response Demonstration Project.
Materials
  • General Material
September 2009

A Case for Federal Oversight of Military Sexual Harassment

Author(s): Rachel Natelson
This scholarly article discusses the prevalence of sexual harassment within the military and the lack of protection under Title VII. According to the article, 70-90% of female veterans reports the experience of sexual harassment, but often have no redress for their offenders words and actions.