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Healthy Moms, Happy Babies: A Train the Trainers Curriculum on Domestic Violence, Reproductive Coercion and Children Exposed (Second Edition) PDF$0.00
The updated curriculum provides training, tools, and resources to help home visitation staff address the complex and sometimes uncomfortable issue of domestic violence. When it comes to promoting health and safety outcomes for women and children impacted by domestic violence, there is a methodology to effective assessment, primary prevention, and
Victims of violence and abuse were specifically included in several new protections and programs outlined in federal health care reform enacted by President Barrack Obama. The new law opens the door to further integrate violence and abuse prevention into public health programs, research priorities, and adolescent health initiatives. Opportunities for
Identifying and Responding to Domestic Violence (Bluebook): Consensus Recommendations for Child and Adolescent Health (PDF)$0.00
These Consensus Recommendations were developed by Futures Without Violence's National Health Resource Center on Domestic Violence in partnership with the American Academy of Family Physicians, American Academy of Pediatrics, American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners. The guidelines were designed to assist health
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
Updated: 2019 This report outlines the broad scope of the problem as well as the state and national advocacy and legislative efforts taken to halt this practice during the last 20 years. It addresses the problematic and wide variance in state legislative prohibitions/protections as well as the continuing need for a
This toolkit is designed to assist domestic violence advocates in integrating onsite health assessment and primary health services into domestic violence programs. The toolkit provides an opportunity for domestic violence programs to create a culture of wellness and develop a more comprehensive array of services for their clients and staff.
Intimate Partner Violence in Immigrant and Refugee Communities: Challenges, Promising Practices, and Recommendations (PDF)$0.00
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation solicited the assistance of the Futures Without Violence (FWV) to collect information on the challenges, prevention and treatment of intimate partner violence (IPV) in immigrant and refugee communities. After reviewing the literature, collecting data from interviews and examining existing prevention and treatment programs, FWV issued this
The Invisible Injuries Booklet is a companion tool for the Has Your Head Been Hurt card to assist domestic violence programs in accommodating the needs of survivors who have experienced head injuries and identifying possible follow up care or evaluation. Futures Without Violence has been given permission to disseminate the PDF version
The General Health safety card features 10 panels, 5 panels each side, and folds up to the size of a business card (3.5" x 2") for discretion. Designed for women receiving health care services, the card helps women recognize how their relationship impacts their health and the lives of their children,
Just Breathe: A Guide to Wellness is a present-focused resource that helps survivors attain mastery and safety from trauma (including symptoms of PTSD) and emotional distress by emphasizing coping skills, grounding techniques, and education. It was designed for anyone who has experienced trauma, and for advocates to use with survivors. Futures Without Violence has been given
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
National Consensus Guidelines on Identifying and Responding to Domestic Victimization in Health Care Settings (PDF)$0.00
The National Consensus Guidelines on Identifying and Responding to Domestic Violence Victimization in Health Care Settings was developed to assist health care providers in addressing domestic violence victimization, assessment, intervention, referral and documentation. These consensus-developed guidelines were developed with over 35 experts in the field. They also cover assessment for lifetime
The National Health Care Standards Campaign on Family Violence: Model Practices from 15 States summarizes the experiences and outcomes of 15 U.S. states that enacted state-wide public health responses to domestic violence. Funded by the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation, the goals of the campaign were to craft new policies and continuous
Complete with a fact sheet, national resource list, action steps to get involved, a pocket card with assessment tips, and summaries on JCAHO standard PC.3.10, mandatory reporting and privacy issues with corresponding web links for more information. The folio also highlights six national Nurses Associations’ position statements on domestic violence
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.