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Domestic Violence 101: Understanding the Experience of Survivors

Using the Power and Control Wheel developed by Ellen Pence and Praxis International, moderator Casey Gwinn and psychologist Dr. Diane Lass interview four survivors from the National Family Justice Center Alliance VOICES Committee about their... Read More

Domestic Violence Report: Strangulation Edition (2014)

This special edition of the Domestic Violence Report was guest edited by the CEO and President of the Training Institute on Strangulation Prevention, Gael Strack and Casey Gwinn (respectively) along with a board of expert... Read More

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

Understanding Elder Abuse – New Directions for Developing Theories of Elder Abuse Occurring in Domestic Settings

This paper reports the findings of two studies funded by the National Institute of Justice (NIJ) in an effort to generate theory-based explanations of what causes elder abuse and how to best respond to it.... 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