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  • Thomas, Lisa Rey; Donovan, Dennis; Sigo, Robin (National Institutes of Health (NIH), 2010)
    Indigenous communities have engaged in needs and resources assessments for thousands of years. By blending CBPR/TPR approaches with community-driven assets and needs assessments, academic and community based researchers ...
  • van der Put, Claudia; Assink, Mark; Gubbels, Jeanne; Boekhout van Solinge, Noelle (Springer Open, 2017)
    There is a lack of knowledge about specific components that make interventions effective in preventing or reducing child maltreatment. The aim of the present meta-analysis was to increase this knowledge by summarizing ...
  • Small, Mark; Morales, Andrea; Hefner, Traci (Clemson University Institute on Family and Neighborhood Life, 2015)
    This study surveyed human trafficking literature to construct a novel template—named the Human Trafficking Identification Template. The template is comprised of indicators about the victim, the suspect, and the scene of ...
  • Crandal, Brent R.; Hazen, Andrea L.; Reutz, Jennifer Rolls (2017)
    A central aspect of trauma-informed care in child welfare (CW) systems is the use of a trauma-informed screening process. This includes the use of a broadly administered measurement approach to assist professionals in ...
  • Riley, Daisy; Gray, Jacqueline; Bluehouse, Randella; Gomez, Terry; Morgan, Rebecca Owl (National Indigenous Elder Justice Initiative, 2015)
    This fact sheet provides an overview of American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) elder population demographics, statistics on factors related to AI/AN older adults’ financial situations that impact their vulnerability to ...
  • Ricks, Alexandra; Irvin-Erickson, Yasemin (Center for Victim Research (CVR), 2019)
    Center for Victim Research is assessing the state of the field in victim response specific crime types. This research brief summarizes findings from the larger synthesis on the research and practice evidence about identity ...
  • Heckers, Hazel; Ricks, Alexandra; Irvin-Erickson, Yasemin (Center for Victim Research (CVR), 2019)
    Center for Victim Research is assessing the state of the field in victim response specific crime types and creating research syntheses. This webinar provides an overview of the syntheses on the research and practice evidence ...
  • Foley, Linda; Barney, Karen; Gordon, Sheila; Foley, Jay; Lee, James; Fergerson, Julie (Identity Theft Resource Center, 2009)
    ITRC firmly believes that only a collaborative effort that includes identity theft victims, subject matter experts, business, law enforcement and government will provide us with the tools needed to battle identity thieves. ...
  • Houston-Kolnik, Jaclyn; Alderden, Megan; Desai, Reshma; Vasquez, Amanda; Baldo, Paola; Wynkoop, Jason; Kim, Sooeun Tiffany (Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority (ICJIA), 2019)
    The Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority was awarded a Linking Systems of Care for Children and Youth Demonstration grant from the Office for Victims of Crime. This six-year initiative seeks to improve the ...
  • Houston-Kolnik, Jaclyn; Hiselman, Jennifer (Center for Victim Research (CVR), 2019)
    InfoNet is a web-based, centralized statewide case management system for victim service providers. Built for domestic violence centers, sexual assault programs, and child advocacy centers in Illinois, developers are now ...
  • Unknown author (International Labour Organization, 2012)
    The purpose of the present document is to describe in detail the revised methodology used to generate the 2012 ILO global estimate of forced labour, covering the period from 2002 to 2011, and the main results obtained....The ...
  • McDonnell, Karen; Nagaraj, Nitasha; Bingenheimer, Jeffrey; Mead, Katherine Holloway; Wood, S.F. (U.S. Department of Heath and Human Services (HHS), 2017)
    The National Domestic Violence Hotline (The Hotline) and loveisrespect (LIR) surveyed its contactors immediately after their telephone calls and online chat sessions with advocates or after they viewed the websites. The ...
  • Huang, Grace; Friedman Levin, Cecelia; Hidalgo, Rosie; Poore, Terri; Raja, Qudsia; McLaughlin, Monica; Pyati, Archi (Tahirih Justice Center, 2019)
    In May 2019, a coalition of national organizations gathered feedback from nearly six hundred advocates and attorneys from across the United States, learning that many immigrant victims of domestic and sexual violence are ...
  • Mora-Ozuna, Charmaine; Rodriguez, Rebecca; Perilla, Julia (Caminar Latino, 2014)
    Latino families, in the United States, face unique cultural barriers when seeking support and services for domestic violence (DV). Latinas’ cultural beliefs, lack of English language proficiency, immigration status, and ...
  • Burke, Nadine; Hellman, Julia; Scott, Brandon; Weems, Carl; Carrion, Victor (National Institutes of Health (NIH), 2011)
    Objective: The goal of this study was to investigate the adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) in youth in a low-income, urban community. Study design: Data from a retrospective chart review of 701 subjects from the Bayview ...
  • Dominguez, Joan (2019)
    With increasing racial and ethnic diversity in the United States, mainstream victim services have the opportunity to expand victim-centered practices to address the needs of survivors from specific cultural communities. ...
  • Brame, Robert; Kaukinen, Catherine; Gover, Angela; Lattimore, Pamela (University of South Carolina Research Foundation, 2009)
    This study examined whether police proactive enforcement of court-imposed no-contact orders (NCOs) on offenders in misdemeanor domestic violence cases increased victim knowledge about NCOs, reduced contact between offenders ...
  • Brame, Robert; Gover, Angela R.; Lattimore, Pamela; Kaukinen, Catherine (National Institute of Justice, 2009)
    The purpose of this study was to compare the impact of proactive enforcement of no-contact or protective orders with their traditional enforcement to see whether a proactive approach improved victim knowledge, safety, and ...
  • Trickett, Penelope; Noll, Jennie; Putnam, Frank (Development Psychopathology, 2011)
    This is a report on the research design and findings of a 23-year longitudinal study of the impact of intrafamilial sexual abuse on female development. The conceptual framework integrated concepts of psychological adjustment ...
  • Collibee, Charlene; Furman, Wyndol (2014)
    Little is known about the effect of sexual coercion on romantic relationship quality and dating experiences. The current study aimed to address this dearth in the literature and test the hypothesis that sexual coercion has ...