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Dating Power and Control Wheel

Created by the Kansas Coalition Against Sexual and Domestic Violence, this wheel lists examples of various forms of abuse, emphasizing that abuse is more than physical aggression. The categories of abuse include minimization and blame,... Read More

Continuum of Caring : Community Resource Clusters

This handout, Continuum of Caring: Community Resource Clusters, is made available by the National Center on Domestic and Sexual Violence. This wheel depicts the phases of needs and resource clusters for victims of domestic violence. Read More

Advocacy Empowerment Wheel

Created by the National Center on Domestic and Sexual Violence, this wheel depicts the major components which engender empowerment through advocacy. It asks that advocates respect confidentiality, believe their victim and validate her experiences, acknowledge... Read More

Domestic Violence Dynamics: Understanding the Experience of Survivors

Using the Power and Control Wheel developed by Ellen Pence and Domestic Abuse Intervention Project, Casey Gwinn and Gael Strack will interview four survivors from the Alliance VOICES Committee about their experiences with their abusers.... Read More

Understanding Domestic Violence: Chapter 1

Written by Anne L. Ganley in 2008, this article discusses the dynamics of domestic violence. It provides an historical background of domestic violence throughout the world, quells common myths about abusive relationships, defines the power... Read More