Helping Battered Women : New Perspectives and Remedies
Edited by Albert R. Roberts.
Includes a chapter by College at Brockport faculty member Diance C. Dwyer: Domestic violence and woman battering : theories and practice implications.
Provides the most current, empirically-based and realistic overview of policies and intervention methods, combining a rich array of perspectives by professors and scholars in the fields of social work, criminology, and clinical psychology. The book focuses on a full range of policies and programs which include case management service models, 24-hour hotlines and crisis intervention programs, social worker-police collaboration, mandated arrest of batterers, electronic technology, and group/play therapy for the children of battered women, methods which are all effective in breaking the inter-generational cycle of abuse.
New York : Oxford University Press, 1996.
xvi, 247 p. ; 24 cm.
Roberts, Albert R. and Dwyer, Diane C., "Helping Battered Women : New Perspectives and Remedies" (1996). Brockport Bookshelf. 222.