Domestic Violence Publications


Advocates 
Addressing the Gendered Dimensions of Harassment and Bullying: What domestic and sexual violence advocates need to know
Apples to Oranges: Comparing Survey Findings from Selected National Surveys on Intimate Partner Violence

Domestic Violence: Understanding the Basics by the National Resource Center on Domestic Violence and VAWnet, the National Online Resource Center on Violence Against Women
  Effect of Screening for Partner Violence on Women's Quality of Life
 Forging New Collaborations: A Guide for Rape Crisis, Domestic Violence, and Disability Organizations
 Islamic Marriage Contracts Resource Guide
“Mary Kay Truth About Abuse” Survey National Findings from Third Survey of Domestic Violence Shelters in the United States, April 2011
• NNEDV Report:
Domestic Violence Counts 2012 A 24-Hour Census of Domestic Violence Shelters and Services
• NNEDV Report: California Summary
Report of the Federal Partners Committee on Women and Trauma, A Federal Intergovernmental Partnership on Mental Health Transformation, A Working Document, June, 2011
• Sexual Violence in the Military, A Guide for Civilian Advocates,  National Sexual Violence Resource Center
The Voice: The Journal of the Battered Women's Movement
The Use of Technology to Stalk training video and discussion guide
• Victim Advocate Guide: Intimate Partner Violence and Combat Experience
When Officers Die: Understanding Deadly Domestic Violence Calls for Service
The Battered Women’s Justice Project (BWJP) Military-Civilian Advocate Resource 

Children’s Advocacy
Addressing Domestic Violence, Child Safety and Well-being: Collaborative Strategies for California Families
DoJ Bulletin Children's Exposure to IPV and other Family Violence October 2011
Enhanced Services to Children and Youth Exposed to Domestic Violence - Promising Practices & Lessons Learned 
Evidence-Based Practices for Children Exposed to Violence: A Selection from Federal Databases
Moving From Evidence to Action, The Safe Start Center Series on Children Exposed to Violence
Promising Futures: Best Practices for Serving Children, Youth, and Parents Experiencing Domestic Violence
• One in Four Children Exposed to Some Form of Family Violence, Study Finds. ScienceDaily, October 17, 2011.
Realizing the Promise of Home Visitation: Addressing Domestic Violence and Child Maltreatment

• Special Topic Report on Domestic Violence in Families Served by Child Welfare Services in the State of California
Task Force on Children Exposed to Violence Presents Final Findings, Recommendations to Attorney General, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC: December 12, 2012.
Unaccompanied Youth Toolkit 

Economic Empowerment 
Arrest Policy and Survivors, Economic Security for Survivors Project.
Asset Building and Individual Development Accounts by Anna Melbin for the National Resource Center on Domestic Violence (Updated December 2011)
Asset Building Programs for Domestic Violence Survivors by Cynthia K. Sanders in consultation with Meg Schnabel (November 2011)

Assets for Independence (AFI) Serving Domestic Violence Survivors Toolkit
Protection Orders and Survivors, Wider Opportunities for Women (WOW) and the Economic Security for Survivors (ESS)
Restitution Policy and Survivors, Economic Security for Survivors Project

Prevention
A Different World Is Possible: a call for long term and targeted action to prevent violence against women and girls, 2011, End Violence Against  Women Coalition

Dating Violence Among Latino Adolescents
Engaging Volunteers in Primary Prevention
Men and Boys: Preventing Sexual and Intimate Partner Violence
• NIJ Study in NYC Middle Schools; Positive Findings for Reducing Teen Dating Violence/Harassment
Preventing Violence: Roles for Public Health Agencies, Safe States, Atlanta, GA, October 2011
School Bullying Perpetration and Other Childhood Risk Factors as Predictors of Adult Intimate Partner
    Violence Perpetration
• Teen Dating Violence Workshop provided by The Lindsay Ann Burke Memorial Fund (LABMF).  For further information
click here.

Understanding Evidence, interactive web resource developed by the CDC to assist with evidence-based decisionmaking 

Public Policy/Legal Services
California Domestic Violence Law Compendium 2014
Overview of New Domestic Violence-Related Laws 2013 Legislative Session
AB 109 & AB 117: Realignment Overview/ FAQ
A Transformative Process: Working was a Domestic Violence Expert Witness, Nancy Lemon
Domestic Violence and Guns; A Guide to the Laws That Can Remove Guns from a Domestic Abuser
A Complex and Compassionate Response: The Role of Victim/Witness Assistance Centers in Responding to Violence Against    Women in California
FAQ's on Survivor Confidentiality Releases
Frequently Asked Questions about U.S. Federal Laws & Confidentiality for Survivors
California 2010 - 2012 Violence Against Women Act (VAWA)

New Domestic Violence Laws Webinar Materials 2013 (account login required)
Full Faith and Credit for Protection Orders:  Assisting Survivors  with Enforcement Across Jurisdictional Lines (Advocate's Guide)
Increasing Your Safety:  Full Faith and Credit for Protection Orders (Survivor's Guide) 
Violence Against Women Education Project Annual Report
Violence Against Women Education Project Fact Sheet 


Leadership/Management
Grassroots Fundraising: Reliable Fundraising in Unreliable Times
Selecting A Database
• Capacity Building for Domestic Violence Prevention Programming 

Unserved/Underserved Communities 
• Latino Families and Domestic Violence Resource Manual, Stepping Into Latino Realities
Muslim Advocacy Network Against Domestic Violence fact sheet, Domestic Violence in Muslim Communities
Safety and Services Women of Color Speak about their Communities
Sexual Violence in Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex, or Queer (LGBTIQ) Communities
The Intersection Between HIV/AIDS and Domestic Violence in Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander Women