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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
  • General Material
December 2006

Treatment of Adult Sex Offenders

Author(s): Robert Prentky, Barbara Schwartz, Gail Burns-Smith
This Applied Research paper provides an overview of the current state of treatment of adult male sex offenders, with a focus on the effectiveness of treatment.
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  • General Material
September 2006

Enforcing Domestic Violence Firearm Prohibitions: A Report on Promising Practices

Author(s): Andrew R. Klein
This report highlights promising practices that represent innovative approaches to enforcing domestic violence firearm prohibitions.
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  • General Material
July 2006

Empirically Examining the Risk of Intimate Partner Violence: The Revised Domestic Violence Screening Instrument (DVSI-R)

Author(s): Kirk R. Williams, Stephen R. Grant
This report shares findings that support the concurrent and predictive validity of the DVSI-R and show that it is robust in its applicability. The findings further show that incidents involving multiple victims are highly associated with DVSI-R risk scores and recidivistic violence.
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  • General Material
February 2006

Late Life Domestic Violence: What the Aging Network Needs to Know

This document emphasizes community collaboration and the role of aging network in responding to domestic and sexual abuse in later life.
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  • General Material
January 2006

The Family Violence Risk Assessment Project and its Domestic Violence Screening Instrument (DVSI-R)

This Sanctions Update focuses on the DVSI-R: what it is, how it is used in the courts, how it benefits system players and victims, and what the next steps are for refining it even further.
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  • General Material
January 2006

Community Management of Convicted Sex Offenders: Registration. Electronic Monitoring, Civil Commitment, Mandatory Minimums, and Residency Restrictions

This is a policy statement on the management of sex offenders that was adopted by the Board of Directors of the National Alliance to End Sexual Violence.
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  • General Material
December 2005

Intimate Partner Violence Risk Assessment Validation Study: The RAVE Study - Summary and Recommendations: Validation of Tools for Assessing Risk from Violent Intimate Partners

Author(s): Janice Roehl, Chris O'Sullivan, Daniel Webster, Jacquelyn Campbell
The central purpose of this study was to assess the accuracy of several different approaches to predicting risk of future harm or lethality in domestic violence cases.
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  • General Material
December 2005

Key Considerations for Reunifying Adult Sex Offenders and their Families

It provides an overview of the dynamics and key issues warranting attention when considering reunification and preservation with sex offenders as part of a broader, more comprehensive approach to sex offender management.
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  • Training Tools
  • General Material
October 2005

A Call to Men: Ending Domestic Violence, Becoming Part of the Solution

This web seminar discusses strategies for working with men and boys to prevent intimate partner violence.
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  • General Material
October 2005

Occupational injuries, illnesses, and fatalities among women

Author(s): Anne B. Hoskins
Findings indicate that homicide was the leading source of fatal workplace injuries for women, and that female murder victims were much more likely to have been killed by a family member than were male victims.
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  • General Material
July 2005

Model Law Enforcement Policy: Serving and Enforcing Protection Orders & Seizing Firearms in Domestic Violence Cases

Author(s): Mary Malefyt Seighman, David R. Thomas
The purpose of the Model Law Enforcement Policy is to provide policies and standard operating procedures for four specific areas that may be encountered by a law enforcement agency.
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  • General Material
January 2005

Batterers with Badges: Officer-Involved Domestic Violence

Author(s): Jennifer Ammons
This paper discusses officer-involved domestic violence (OIDV), examining why it seems particularly resistant to reduction and recommending ways in which policies can more effectively target it.