Funded as a Special Interest Resource Center: Civil & Criminal Justice Responses to Domestic Violence by the Family and Youth Services Bureau, Department of Health and Human Services, with additional funding provided by the Office on Violence Against WomenDepartment of Justice.
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Webinar Recording

What You Always Wanted to Know About Military Justice, Intimate Partner Violence, and Sexual Assault But Didn't Know Who to Ask!

Published: February, 2011| Major Breven Parsons, U.S. Marine Corps

This webinar provides an overview of the military justice system with an emphasis on intimate partner violence and sexual assault. It includes an overview of the Department of Defense (DoD) Victim… View this resource

Webinar Recording

What I Need to Know About Intimate Partner Violence and Military-Related Issues Even if I Don’t Live Near a Military Installation

Published: November, 2010| April Gerlock, Ph.D., ARNP, Glenna Tinney

This webinar addresses the co-occurrence of intimate partner violence and PTSD related to military and veteran offender’s combat experiences, the unique and complicated dynamics in these cases, risk… View this resource

Policy Analysis

Veterans in the Justice System: Treatment of Violent Offenders

Published: August, 2010| Amy Fairweather, Guy Gambill, Glenna Tinney

This opinion piece discusses the concerns and challenges of accepting domestic violence offenders into Veterans Treatment Courts. View this resource

Tools & Guides

Collaborating for Safety: Coordinating the Military and Civilian Response to Domestic Violence: Elements and Tools

Published: January, 2010| Jane M. Sadusky

Provides an overview of the processes used in the implementation of the OVW-funded Military-Civilian Coordinated Community Response Demonstration Project. The goal of this project was to create… View this resource

Tools & Guides

Understanding the Military Response to Domestic Violence: Tools for Civilian Advocates

Published: May, 2003| Judith Beals, Patricia Erwin

This Handbook is designed to assist civilian advocates who are working with military victims of domestic violence -- both active duty victims and partners of active duty service members. The handbook… View this resource

Research & Statistics

Spouse Abuse and Alcohol Problems Among White, African American, and Hispanic U.S. Army Soldiers

Published: October, 2006| Nicole S. Bell, Thomas C. Harford, Cara H. Fuchs

Prior studies suggest racial/ethnic differences in the associations between alcohol misuse and spouse abuse. Some studies indicate that drinking patterns are a stronger predictor of spouse abuse for… View this resource

Research & Statistics

Mental Distress Among Younger Veterans Before, During, and After the Invasion of Iraq

Published: February, 2006| Alan N. West, William B. Weeks

The purpose of this study, published in Psychiatric Services, was to determine whether patients receiving care from the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) reported more mental distress as the war in… View this resource

Research & Statistics

Intimate Partner Violence Among Military Veterans and Active Duty Servicemen (Abstract)

Published: November, 2005| A.D. Marshall, J. Panuzio, Casey Taft

This journal article, published by the Clinical Psychology Review, reviews literature as of 2005 regarding prevalence, consequences, correlates, and treatment of IPV perpetration among military… View this resource

Research & Statistics

Postdeployment Domestic Violence by U.S. Army Soldiers (Abstract)

Published: August, 2005| John H. Newby, Robert J. Ursano, James E. McCarroll

This journal article, published in Military Medicine, reports the results of a study to determine whether a military deployment of 6 months predicted domestic violence against the wives of deployed… View this resource

Research & Statistics

Drinking and Spouse Abuse Among U.S. Army Soldiers

Published: December, 2004| Nicole S. Bell, Thomas Harford, James E. McCarroll

This study, published in Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, examines the relationship between typical weekly drinking and perpetration of spouse abuse as well as the relationship between… View this resource

Laws & Regulations

Policy guidance for the Family Advocacy Program

Published: August, 2004| Department of Defense

This is a Department of Defense (DoD) directive on the Family Advocacy Program (FAP). View this resource

Research & Statistics

Male-Perpetrated Domestic Violence: Testing a Series of Multifactorial Family Models

Published: July, 2004| Linda A. King, Daniel W. King

This paper reports on a research project, funded by the National Institute of Justice (NIJ), which sought to demonstrate the connection between two important social and health problems—domestic… View this resource

Laws & Regulations

Department of Defense Victim Witness Assistance Procedures

Published: June, 2004| Department of Defense

This is a Department of Defense (DoD) instruction that implements policy, assigns responsibilities, and prescribes procedures to assist victims and witnesses of crimes. It provides guidance on… View this resource

Research & Statistics

Domestic Violence and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Severity for Participants of a Domestic Violence Rehabilitation Program

Published: June, 2004| April Gerlock

This article, published in Military Medicine, describes participants of a domestic violence program, which was designed to help lessen attrition, and compared completers and non-completers of the… View this resource

Research & Statistics

Patterns of Spouse and Child Maltreatment by Discharged U.S. Army Soldiers

Published: January, 2004| James E. McCarroll, Robert J. Ursano, Zizhong Fan

This journal article, reports the results of a study involving review of records of the U.S. Army's transitional compensation (TC) program and the Army Central Registry (ACR) of child and spouse… View this resource