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Addressing Intimate Partner Violence, Reproductive and Sexual Coercion: A Guide for Obstetric, Gynecologic and Reproductive Health Care Settings (Hard Copy and PDF)$0.00
This Guide specifically examines how IPV and reproductive coercion impact contraceptive use and birth control sabotage; condom use; unintended pregnancy; and the role of pregnancy coercion, including exposure to STIs. The latest data in each of these areas is explored, in addition to identifying tools such as safety cards, posters
Using the familiar and concrete framework of woman-defined advocacy, the Guide explains advocates’ important role in safety planning and offers practical suggestions when victims are in contact with current or former partners. This publication is available as a digital download only.
This publication of best practices was written in 1997 to highlight innovative health care-based domestic violence programs across the U.S. Today, Futures Without Violence shares this resource as a historical piece for those interested in understanding the development of this work and an overview of some of the pioneering programs
Beyond Observation: Considerations for Advancing Domestic Violence Practice in Supervised Visitation (PDF only)$0.00
This paper presents considerations for expanded practice in the Supervised Visitation Grant Program and describes interventions that go beyond observation in the supervised visitation setting. The information for this paper comes from a number of sources including: interviews with experts in the field; a review of the literature on supervised
This manual is for domestic violence service providers, activists, counselors and others focused on advancing the rights of battered immigrant women. Based on the Futures Wither Violence's successful pilot project, the manual provides essential details on how to start organizing and maintaining a group of activists and counselors. Breaking the Silence
This guide is designed for communities seeking to develop interventions that will improve their responses to families suffering both domestic violence and child maltreatment. PDF download only.
This report seeks to assist policymakers and practitioners in developing specialist positions that are tailored to the circumstances of their communities and states. The report offers observations about initial expectations for these positions and the evolution of the positions over time. This publication is available as a digital download only. This
Building the Rhythm of Change: Developing Leadership and Improving Services Within the Battered Rural Immigrant Women’s Community (PDF only)$0.00
This manual is geared primarily toward domestic violence service providers focused on advancing the rights of battered immigrant women and improving their access to services, but may also be a useful reference for other organizations or individuals advocating for immigrants’ legal rights. This publication is available as a digital download only.
California DV Advocates Guide to Partnering with Healthcare: Models for Collaboration and Reimbursement$0.00
This toolkit is designed to help domestic and sexual violence (DSV) advocates understand the evolving health care landscape and make strategic choices as they decide whether and how to partner with health care providers in order to reach more survivors of DSV in need. Available in English in PDF Download. This
Connect is a mini-magazine for foster parents and kin that provides information on meeting the needs of children who have been exposed to domestic violence and are in the child welfare system. This product is available in the following languages: English and Spanish. If you request this item, you will receive
These are guidelines focused on the transformative role of the adolescent health care provider in preventing, identifying and addressing adolescent relationship abuse (ARA). Health care providers can help by providing prevention messages about healthy relationships and helping those exposed to abuse. This publication is available as a digital download only. This
Improving the Health Care Response to Domestic Violence: A Resource Manual for Health Care Providers (PDF)$0.00
This resource manual aims to educate health care providers on how to improve their response to domestic violence. (Second Edition: 1998) Download as a zip file with PDF components only.
Improving the Health Care Response to Domestic Violence: A Trainer’s Manual for Health Care Providers (PDF)$0.00
This Trainer's Manual was developed to help health care providers and domestic violence advocates meet the challenge of training clinicians and other staff within the busy clinic or hospital setting. The Manual provides step-by-step instructions for teaching each section of the Resource Manual including the basics of domestic violence, clinical
Lessons from Literature provides the framework for you to use the books and stories you’re already teaching to increase awareness about the damaging effects of physical, sexual and verbal abuse. Designed to integrate easily into your existing literature curriculum, the program empowers you with resources that help your students build key academic skills
Using the Filipino community as a model, this publication serves as a guide to organizing immigrant communities against violence in the home. It chronicles the establishment of outreach and education efforts that involve survivors and others as leaders in the community.