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Making Distinctions Between Different Types of Intimate Partner Violence: A Preliminary Guide

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Published Date
April, 2010

This paper summarizes discussions held at an invitational conference designed to bring together key scholars and practitioners from the healthy marriage and domestic violence fields to address a complex issue-different types of intimate partner violence and their implications for practice. This topic has been a source of considerable confusion and tension for a number of years. The report summarizes key findings and provides some guidance to the fields about emerging promising practices.