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Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Men Who Physically Abuse their Female Partner [Systematic Review]

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dc.contributor.author Smedslund, Geir
dc.contributor.author Dalsbo, Therese
dc.contributor.author Steiro, Asbjorn
dc.contributor.author Winsvold, Aina
dc.contributor.author Clench-Aas, Jocelyne
dc.date.accessioned 2018-09-21T18:13:38Z
dc.date.available 2018-09-21T18:13:38Z
dc.date.issued 2011
dc.identifier.citation Smedslund, Geir; Dalsbo, Therese; Steiro, Asbjorn; Winsvold, Aina; Clench-Aas, Jocelyne. (2011). Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Men Who Physically Abuse their Female Partner [Systematic Review]. The Campbell Collaboration, 28 pages. en_US
dc.identifier.uri https://www.campbellcollaboration.org/media/k2/attachments/Update_Smedslund_CBT_for_men_Review.pdf
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11990/943
dc.description Report en_US
dc.description.abstract Violence by men against an intimate female partner is a serious and common problem, with between 10% and 34% of women reporting in national surveys that they have been assaulted by a male partner. Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) is used to reduce male violence by bringing about changes in how men think about violence and how they manage their behaviour. Some men volunteer to attend CBT treatment, while others are court mandated to participate. We included trials that involved both types of participants. The review found all randomised controlled evaluations of the effects of CBT on men's physical violence to their female partners worldwide, but there were only six small trials with a total of 2343 participants that met the inclusion criteria. The results of four of these trials, which compared men who received CBT with men getting no treatment, were combined. This was not able to show us whether or not CBT was better than no treatment. Similarly, the individual results of the other two trials, which compared CBT with another treatment, were inconclusive. Overall, the evidence from the included studies is insufficient to draw any conclusions. [CVRL Note: See also user abstract, a two page summary of this review.] (Author text) en_US
dc.language.iso en_US en_US
dc.publisher The Campbell Collaboration en_US
dc.subject Systematic Review en_US
dc.subject Psychologist en_US
dc.subject Intervention en_US
dc.subject Physical Abuse en_US
dc.subject Intimate Partner Violence en_US
dc.subject Habitual Offender en_US
dc.subject Outcomes en_US
dc.subject Gaps in Research en_US
dc.subject People Who Use Violence en_US
dc.subject Battering en_US
dc.subject Physical Assault en_US
dc.subject Batterer Intervention Programs en_US
dc.subject BIPs en_US
dc.subject Duluth Model en_US
dc.subject Gender-based Violence en_US
dc.title Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Men Who Physically Abuse their Female Partner [Systematic Review] en_US
dc.type Other en_US


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