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NCJ Number: NCJ 241327     Find in a Library
Title: Group Interventions for Men Who Batter: A Summary of Program Descriptions and Research
Author(s): Daniel G. Saunders Ph.D
  Journal: Violence and Victims  Volume:23  Issue:2  Dated:2008  Pages:156 to 172
Date Published: 2008
Page Count: 22
  Annotation: This article discusses research on men's group interventions for men who batter their intimate partners.
Abstract: This article provides a summary of the latest research on men’s group interventions for men who batter their intimate partners. The major components of current programs are described, along with studies on treatment effectiveness. Evidence for the effectiveness of treatment combined with a coordinated community response is also presented. Several related topics are covered, in particular methods for enhancing treatment motivation and culturally competent practice. (Published Abstract)
Main Term(s): Victims of violence
Index Term(s): Group therapy ; Guided group interaction ; Summaries ; Abusing spouses ; Treatment techniques ; Spouse abuse treatment programs ; Treatment effectiveness ; NIJ grant-related documents
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice (NIJ)
US Department of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
Grant Number: 98-WT-VX-K011
Type: Report (Study/Research) ; Literature Review
Country: United States of America
Language: English
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