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  • General Material
January 2009

ABA Standards of Practice for Lawyers Representing Victims of Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault, and Stalking in Civil Protection Order Cases

This document offers guidelines as 'a reference tool' for legal service providers representing victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, and stalking in civil protection cases. The standards of practice cover a wide range of abuses, including elder abuse.
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  • General Material
January 2009

Website Safety: Tips For Advocacy Organizations

This handout covers 3 basic steps organizations can take if they work with survivors of sexual assault, domestic violence and stalking: (1) have safety alerts and an escape button on every page of your website; (2) post some general safety tips that alert survivors to risks without educating stalkers about new ways to abuse; and, (3) use web forms that promote informed consent.
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  • General Material
April 2008

First Response to Victims of Crime: A Guidebook for Law Enforcement Officers

Author(s): Timothy O. Woods
This guide book offers user-friendly information for law enforcement on how to respond to a wide range of victims. It attempts to highlight the most salient issues involved for victims of certain crimes and for certain populations of victims.
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February 2008

Winning U Visas: Getting the Law Enforcement Certification

Author(s): Gail Pendleton
This paper describes the requirements for U visas and emphasizes the need for practitioners to establish a good working relationship with law enforcement officers and help build trust between immigrant survivors of domestic violence and the law enforcement system. The article provides strategies for collaborating with local law enforcement.
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January 2008

Data Security Checklist to Increase Victim Safety & Privacy

For use by local domestic violence and rape crisis service programs and other community service providers, this checklist is a starting point in discussing client safety and data security for agencies. IMPORTANT NOTE: This checklist is not intended to replace intensive training. Please work with your State Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Coalitions to increase your community's awareness of data security.
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January 2008

Myths & Realities of Identity Change

This 2 page handout addresses common issues for victims who are considering changing their identity (e.g. name, U.S. social security number, birth certificate, etc.) as part of an attempt to remain safe and hidden from an abuser or stalker. It dispels seven common myths by describing realities of what can happen after an identity change and by providing introductory tips on protecting your identity.
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January 2008

Technology Safety Planning with Survivors: Tips to discuss if someone you know is in danger

This handout provides some simple but critical tips about phone, computer, email, instant messaging and other technology use to discuss if someone you know is in danger. Available in English, Spanish, Chinese, Korean, Vietnamese, Somali, and Russian.
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January 2008

Tech Savvy Teens: Choosing Who Gets To See Your Info

This 2 page handout for teens and students discusses important choices they can make about who gets to access their personal information.
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August 2007

Intimate Partner Violence, Technology, and Stalking

Author(s): Cindy Southworth, Jerry Finn, Shawndell Dawson, Cynthia Fraser, Sarah Tucker
This research note describes the use of a broad range of technologies in intimate partner stalking, including cordless and cellular telephones, fax machines, e-mail, Internet-based harassment, global positioning systems, spy ware, video cameras, and online databases.
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  • General Material
January 2007

Domestic Violence in the Workplace

Author(s): Amanda Fallin
This article by a nursing student describes a study of intimate partner violence that either occurred in the workplace or that directly impacted the victim’s work.
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  • Training Tools
March 2006

When Deaf and Hearing Meet: Until We Can Communicate with Ease - A work-book for Hearing People Connected to Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault, Disability, and Related Programs

Author(s): Mark Sweet
This workbook offers introductory information about language, culture, and respectful interactions between hearing and Deaf, helping the user feel comfortable, confident, creative, and competent to provide respectful assistance to Deaf individuals.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
February 2006

Assessment for Lifetime Exposure to Violence as a Pathway to Prevention

Author(s): Linda Chamberlain, Peggy Brown
This document provides a brief overview of the research on lifetime exposure to violence and the long-term health consequences of violence. It also examines how assessment for lifetime exposure to violence can create a pathway to prevention.