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A Blueprint for Domestic Violence Homicide Prevention

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Published Date
August, 2013
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This paper discusses lessons learned and considerations for preventing intimate partner homicide.

First, a key component of the solution in preventing any domestic violence homicide is ensuring that all victims are provided with a connection to a trained local domestic violence advocate.
Second, a victim-centered approach is essential.
Third, best practices exist.
Fourth, prevention is possible.