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  • General Material
December 2007

Engaging Men in Womens Issues: Inclusive Approaches to Gender and Development

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This issue explores how men can be engaged to support and promote women’s rights and thus help to establish gender equitable societies. The topics covered include men’s perceptions of gender roles; men’s opinions of “women’s empowerment”; factors and incentives that influence men’s receptiveness to social, political, and economic programs for women; obstacles faced by men who wish to implement change in their communities; and proven strategies to create partnerships with men to positively transform gender relations.
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January 2007

The Role of the Dental Team in Responding to Domestic Violence

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This article discusses the role of dental care professionals in identifying domestic violence and responding to patients who have facial injuries that are a result of domestic violence.
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  • NRCDV Publications
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January 2007

Religion & Domestic Violence: Information and Resources

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This collection of information packets serves as an introduction to the complex and varied issues that religion and faith can present for victims and survivors of domestic violence and their advocates in both the faith and secular communities.
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  • General Material
January 2007

Issue Brief: Men and Boys

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This article addresses the issue of masculinity as defined through violence and aggression in our culture, and the impact that this has on men and boys.& Suggestions on how men can become part of the solution are also offered.
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  • General Material
January 2007

Ozha Wahbegganis: Exploring Supervised Visitation and Exchange Services in Native American Communities

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This resource explores ways to serve families who have experienced intimate partner violence and where children are visiting or being exchanged between the abused and abusive parent, with a specific focus on cultural considerations relating to Native Americans.
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January 2007

Concepts in Creating Culturally Responsive Services for Supervised Visitation Centers

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This resource focuses on how to become a culturally responsive organization, particularly in terms of visitation practices for families who have experienced intimate partner violence.
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  • General Material
October 2006

Tough Guise: Violence, Media & the Crisis in Masculinity

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This 7 minute clip from the full-length educational film, "Tough Guise," introduces the impact of media culture on social constructions of masculinity.
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  • General Material
December 2005

Domestic Violence Against Older Women: Final Technical Report

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This qualitative study report examines domestic violence in older women. The report presents older women's definition of domestic violence, their views about causes, reporting, interventions, and consequences for perpetrators, and barriers to help seeking.
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  • General Material
November 2005

The Practical Aspects of Online Counseling: Ethics, Training, Technology, and Competency

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This article addresses the strengths and limitations of online counseling. It also offers information on present guidelines for when and who online counseling may be appropriate.
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June 2005

Assessing Organizational Readiness To Provide Online Advocacy & Services

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Discusses how organizations can prepare to advocate with and support survivors around the use of online services. Includes safety, confidentiality and capacity issues that organizations should address when considering provision of online TA or counseling.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
March 2005

Violence Against Women and the Role of Religion

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This document provides an overview of some of the basic issues and questions that confront religiously identified women who have experienced abuse, and outlines strategies for clergy and secular anti-violence advocates to reach out to one another.
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  • General Material
January 2005

Relationship Violence in Lesbian/Gay/Bisexual/Transgender/Queer [LGBTQ] Communities: Moving Beyond a Gender-Based Framework

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This paper provides a critical overview of some of the current research that has been done to better understand the contexts, dynamics and impact of relationship violence within LGBTQ communities and also identifies several barriers that still exist within support services when responding to this form of violence. The paper concludes by offering recommendations and considerations for the criminal justice and social service community and provides examples of innovative responses and programs that have been developed within LGBTQ communities that might serve as models.