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  • General Material
January 2006

Before It Occurs: Primary Prevention of Intimate Partner Violence and Abuse

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This document discusses various levels of prevention and focuses on primary prevention strategies for intimate partner violence. It also explores health care professionals' role in primary prevention of intimate partner violence.
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  • General Material
January 2006

Risk Assessment and Sex Offender Community Supervision: A Context-Specific Framework

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The author points out that the risk assessment and management of sex offenders is heavily influenced by the unique social and political context in which our society views sex crimes and sex offenders.
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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

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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

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
August 2005

TANF: State Approaches to Screening for Domestic Violence Could Benefit from HHS Guidance

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This Government Accounting Office (GAO) report on federal and state implementation of the Family Violence Option recommends that HHS identify and promote promising practices.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
March 2005

Are Heterosexual Men Also Victims of Intimate Partner Abuse?

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The document discusses discrepancies in scholars' interpretations of findings regarding women's use of violence against intimate partners, explains the findings of the research review, and provides recommendations for research and practice.
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  • General Material
December 2004

Family Violence: An Intervention Model for Dental Professionals

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This bulletin argues that dental professionals need to be trained in intervention skills and strategies for domestic violence prevention.
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  • General Material
October 2004

Addressing the Health Consequences of Domestic Violence

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In this keynote, Ellen Tallaferro suggests that women who experience violence are likely to visit health care providers more frequently for physical and mental health problems and highlights the important role of health care providers in responding to intimate partner violence by identifying, documenting, making provision for safety, referral, and assurance to women who have been abused.
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  • General Material
August 2004

Identifying and Responding to Domestic Violence: Consensus Recommendations for Child and Adolescent Health

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This document highlights the need for child health care providers to become actively involved in domestic violence prevention and provides recommendations for regular and universal screening for domestic violence in child health care settings.
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  • General Material
February 2004

National Consensus Guidelines on Identifying and Responding to Domestic Violence Victimization in Health Care Settings, Second Edition

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The guidelines are designed to assist health care providers from multiple settings and in various professional disciplines in addressing domestic violence victimization, including assessment, documentation, intervention and referral information.
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  • General Material
  • Training Tools
January 2004

Responding to Domestic Violence: Tools for Mental Health Providers

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This document is intended as a guide for mental health providers on screening and assessment for domestic violence among clients seen in their practice settings. Questions can be easily incorporated into existing intake forms and assessment procedures. See also Responding to Domestic Violence: Sample Forms for Mental Health Providers.
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  • General Material
January 2004

Danger Assessment

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The Danger Assessment (DA) was originally developed by Co-Investigator Campbell (1986) with consultation and content validity support from battered women, shelter workers, law enforcement officials, and other clinical experts on battering.