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Domestic Violence and Child Abuse – The History, the Parallels and the Ethical Issues

Created by Charles Wilson, this PowerPoint presentation notes the significant parallels of child abuse and domestic violence. It also encourages and details different means of coordinating services directed toward both domestic violence and child abuse... Read More

The Greenbook Demonstration Initiative

This article summarizes the accomplishments of the Family Violence Prevention Movement. It specifically emphasizes how communities have become more knowledgeable and how social service workers have become more capable of making better decisions for families... Read More

Safe from the Start

This publication, prepared for the U.S. Departments of Justice and Health and Human Services by Wendy B. Jacobson, provides practical steps that can be implemented by professionals who serve youth and families, including child welfare... Read More

Breaking the Cycle of Violence: Recommendations to Improve the Criminal Justice Response to Child Victims and Witnesses

This report, created by the Office for Victims of Crime in June of 1999, underscores the importance of focusing special attention upon children who are victims of and witnesses to crime. It lists specific practices... Read More