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Certification of U-Visa (Non-Immigrant Status)

Austin and Dallas Police Department

The purpose of this General Order is to establish guidelines and procedures when receiving requests for a U Visa Nonimmigrant Status certification. This legislation was intended to strengthen the ability of law enforcement agencies to... Read More

First Impressions: Exposure to Violence and a Child’s Developing Brain

The California Attorney General's Office - 2011

Produced by the California Attorney General's Office, this 15 minute video discusses the lasting impacts of domestic violence on young children and their brain development. It highlights that repeated exposure to violence changes the brain,... Read More

Inclusion within Co-Location: Welcoming the Deaf Community & People with Disabilities into your Family Justice Center

Cassady - 2016

Although organizations and professionals co-located in Family Justice Centers have the best of intentions in serving diverse populations who have experienced intimate partner violence; “diversity” typically is defined as working with victims and survivors of... Read More

Development & Operation of Strangulation Multi-Disciplinary Team

Bauer, Reger, Wallace, and Zumalt Lane

Presented by: The Shasta County Strangulation Response Team and Casey Gwinn, JD. For years, multidisciplinary teams have worked together in the field of child abuse, domestic violence, sexual assault, elder abuse and human trafficking. Multidisciplinary... Read More

Sergeant Mark Worden from Gilbert, Arizona

Training Institute on Strangulation Prevention - 2016

Sergeant Mark Worden and his team from Gilbert, Arizona attended the 9th Training Institute on Strangulation Prevention Advanced Course that took place in Fort Worth, Texas in October 2016. Read More