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Effective Intervention in Domestic Violence and Child Maltreatment Cases: Guidelines for Policy and Practice

The National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges published this book to offer communities a guiding framework to develop interventions and measure progress as they seek to improve their responses to families experiencing domestic... Read More

Tips for Staff and Advocates Working with Children Polyvictimization

This four-page resource defines polyvictimization, explains its impact on children, and identifies its warning signs in order to assist staff and advocates working with children exposed to violence. It concludes by proposing practical steps professionals... Read More

The California Abuse and Neglect Reporting Law

This handbook was originally written to help mental health professionals understand the Child Abuse Reporting Law and their reporting responsibilities, and to identify and address major treatment issues. This revised edition also includes issues specific... Read More

Children Living in a Violence Home Wheel

Created by the National Center on Domestic and Sexual Violence, this wheel depicts the negative effects suffered by children living in violent homes and coping with family violence. Read More

Abuse of Children Wheel

Created as part of the Domestic Abuse Intervention Project, this wheel depicts the patterns involved in child abuse; it explains the terms intimidation, using institutions, isolation, emotional abuse, economic abuse, threats, and using adult privilege,... Read More