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Tools & Guides

Victim Advocate Guide: Intimate Partner Violence (IPV) and Combat Experience

Published: September, 2015| BWJP

Most people returning from war zones will have stress reactions and will need to readjust to being home. This guide provides information that will help advocates understand these stress reactions and… View this resource

Tools & Guides

Military-Related Victim Resource Card

Published: September, 2015| BWJP

This tool answers common questions asked by military-related victims and lists online and telephonic resources specific to military personnel, veterans, and their family members. View this resource

Laws & Regulations

Department of Defense Instruction on Domestic Abuse

Published: July, 2015| Department of Defense

The Department of Defense (DoD) Instruction 6400.06 establishes, implements, and updates domestic abuse policies and identifies and assigns responsibilities for preventing and responding to domestic… View this resource

Webinar Recording

Creating a Military-Civilian Coordinated Community Response

Published: June, 2015| Brian Clubb, Connie Sponsler-Garcia

When communities and the military do not work together on their response to intimate partner violence (IPV), gaps exist in the interagency response that victims may fall through and perpetrators can… View this resource

Webinar Recording

Military Divorce and Intimate Partner Violence

Published: January, 2015| Brent Tanner, JD

Whether you work in the legal field or assist victims of military-related IPV, this webinar will enhance your knowledge of legal issues involving divorce and military and veteran families and the… View this resource

Webinar Recording

Moving Beyond the Wheel: Advocacy & Support for LGBTQ Survivors of Domestic Violence

Published: September, 2014| Kristin Tucker

This webinar focuses on strategies for support and advocacy when working with LGBTQ survivors, with a particular emphasis on the needs and experiences of LGBTQ service members and veterans. It centers… View this resource

Webinar Recording

Military Personnel and Veterans and Intimate Partner Violence Offender Intervention

Published: August, 2014| Hector Matascastillo, MSW, LICSW, LSSW, Casey Taft, Ph.D., Karen Schoenfeld-Smith, Ph.D., Ed Gondolf

This webinar covers three models of IPV offender intervention targeted to military personnel and veterans: Change Step, Strength at Home, STOP. It will enhance your knowledge of IPV offender… View this resource

Policy Analysis

Intimate Partner Violence, Military Personnel, Veterans, and Their Families

Published: July, 2014| Glenna Tinney, April Gerlock

This journal article addresses the intersection between intimate partner violence and combat-related conditions such as posttraumatic stress disorder, traumatic brain injury, substance abuse, and… View this resource

Webinar Recording

Trauma-Informed Care and Military-Related IPV Survivors

Published: June, 2014| Carole Warshaw, MD, Ursula Kelly, PhD, ANP-BC, PMHNP-BC, Lisa Hallum, LCSW-C

This webinar gives a basic understanding of trauma-informed care and how it is applied within the VA and military systems; why it is important when intervening with IPV survivors; and, how the… View this resource

Tools & Guides

Representing Victims of Intimate Partner Violence Connected with the Military – A Handbook for Civil Attorneys

Published: June, 2014| Ellen Schell

This handbook provides legal and military policy information needed by civil attorneys representing survivors and victims of intimate partner violence who are connected with the military. View this resource

Website

National Resource Center on Domestic Violence

Published: January, 2015| National Resource Center on Domestic Violence

The NRCDV’s mission is to improve societal and community responses to domestic violence and ultimately prevent its occurrence. The center provides a wide range of free, comprehensive, and… View this resource

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National Resource Directory (NRD)

Published: January, 2015| Department of Veterans Affairs, Department of Defense

This website for wounded, ill and injured service members, veterans, their families and those who support them, provides access to services and resources at the national, state and local levels to… View this resource

Website

Servicemember’s Civil Relief Act (SCRA)

Published: January, 2015| American Bar Association

The Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA) is a powerful law that ensures that those who have devoted themselves to service do not have to face unique legal burdens. This webpage, hosted by the… View this resource

Website

Stateside Legal

Published: January, 2015| Pine Tree Legal Assistance of Maine, Arkansas Legal Services Partnership

An index of legal information available in one easy-to-use site for military servicemembers, veterans, and their families. View this resource

Website

Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program

Published: January, 2015| Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program, Department of Defense

This website contains resources and events for National Guard and Reserve members and their families. View this resource

Research & Statistics

National Domestic Violence Hotline: Military Calls 2006-2014

Published: December, 2014| National Domestic Violence Hotline

This report provides a demographic breakdown of the military calls from 2006 to 2013 and identifies barriers to obtaining services. View this resource

Laws & Regulations

Coast Guard’s Commandant Instruction 1752.1, The Family Advocacy Program

Published: August, 2014| United States Coast Guard

Establishes Coast Guard policy on the prevention, identification, reporting, investigation, and treatment of intimate partner and child maltreatment and assigns responsibilities for a coordinated… View this resource

Website

NCSC's Veterans Courts Resource Guide

Published: June, 2014| National Center for State Courts

This website, hosted by the National Center for State Courts, contains links to online resources related to Veterans Treatment Courts. View this resource

Research & Statistics

DoD Family Advocacy Program Fiscal Year 2013 Data

Published: May, 2014| Department of Defense

This Department of Defense (DoD) Family Advocacy Program (FAP) document covers Fiscal Year 2013 and includes data tables, briefing slides, and summary of key findings and demonstrates how the DoD FAP… View this resource

Policy Analysis

Women Veterans and Intimate Partner Violence: Current State of Knowledge and Future Directions

Published: April, 2014| Megan R. Gerber, Katherine M. Iverson, Melissa E. Dichter

This article, published by the Journal of Women's Health, discusses women veterans unique risk factors for experiencing IPV, health sequelae and healthcare utilization, and clinical and policy… View this resource