Improving the Health Care Response to Domestic Violence: A Resource Manual for Health Care Providers (PDF)
This resource manual aims to educate health care providers on how to improve their response to domestic violence. The Resource Manual includes:
- Information: The dynamics of domestic violence; screening, identification, assessment and intervention with victims of domestic violence; and interventions with batterers
- Practical Tools: Including a Model Hospital Intervention packet outlining effective protocols and sample forms for screening, domestic violence/abuse assessment, documentation, safety planning and discharge
- Ideas: To help develop and implement response strategies and programs within a variety of health care practices and settings
(Second Edition: 1998) Download as a zip file with PDF components only.