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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Developing CCR Policies and Practices to Reduce Victim Intimidation

Published: August, 2021|

Sharing the experiences of St Louis County, MN, the presenters will prepare participants to identify, investigate, and locate where the intimidation of domestic violence victims occur; and pay… View this resource

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An Overview of Cash Bail for Domestic Violence Advocates

Published: July, 2021|

This webinar offers an overview of cash bail and an analysis of how cash bail disparately impacts different communities in this country. The webinar will also address concerns raised by the use of… View this resource

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History of Advoacy

Published: July, 2021|

Advocacy by survivors has been at the forefront of systems change over the last four decades. This webinar takes everyone through the history and the different stages of the development of advocating… View this resource

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A Sample of Predominately African American Domestic Violence Victims Response to Objective Risk Assessments

Published: July, 2021|

Most stakeholders agree domestic abuse is a problem. Many agree the need to assess for abuse risk is important.  Some value the usefulness of objective risk assessment measures. But what if all… View this resource

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National Training Institute on Protection Order Practice for Attorneys & Advocates

Published: June, 2021|

In collaboration with Legal Resource Center on Violence Against Women (LRC) Southwest Center for Law & Policy (SWCLAP) Stalking Prevention, Awareness and Resources Center (SPARC) of AEquitas Institute… View this resource

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Should They Stay or Should They Go: Helping Domestic Violence Survivors with Interstate Cases

Published: March, 2021| Taylor Duran, Deborah Goelman, Maria Veniard

This webinar will provide participants with an overview of the various federal and state laws that govern interstate custody cases.  It is designed for attorneys, victim advocates, and other community… View this resource

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Assisting Victims of Human Trafficking in the Protection Order Process: Challenges and Options

Published: October, 2020| Erika Gonzalez, M. Cristina Bae Chung

Human trafficking victims often experience several forms of abuse, such as domestic violence and sexual assault. These survivors may be afraid to disclose information to obtain relevant legal… View this resource

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Client-Centered and Trauma-Informed Practice: Implementing Successfully in the Criminal Justice System

Published: October, 2020| Maureen Curtis, Wanda Lucibello

The public health crisis has required advocates to adapt to many changes. This webinar showcases the successes and challenges of providing client-centered and trauma-informed services in the criminal… View this resource

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Should They Stay or Should They Go: Helping Domestic Violence Survivors with Interstate Cases

Published: October, 2020| Taylor Duran, Deborah Goelman, Maria Veniard

This webinar provides participants with an overview of the various federal and state laws that govern interstate custody cases. It is designed for attorneys, victim advocates, and other community… View this resource

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Faith Matters, Part 2: A Conversation on Supporting Jewish, Christian, and Muslim Families Experiencing DV

Published: September, 2020| Deborah Rosenbloom, Sharon O’Brien, Salma Elkadi Abugidieri

This workshop helps advocates adopt a faith-sensitive lens and best practices for supporting families who are guided by their faith.  Participants learn how faith can be a resource or a barrier to… View this resource