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  NCJ Number: NCJ 242355     Find in a Library
  Title: Using Community Outreach and Evidenced-Based Treatment to Address Domestic Violence Issues
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  Author(s): Rebecca S. Brown, L.C.S.W. ; Patricia A. Gwynne, L.C.S.W. ; Allegra B. Hirsh, L.C.S.W. ; Rebecca J. Hoffman Frances, L.M.F.T. ; Betsy Morrison, B.S. ; Ellen Puccia, Ph.D. ; Terry M. Redding, M.A.
  Journal: Social Work in Mental Health  Volume:10  Issue:1-6  Dated:2012  Pages:104 to 126
  Date Published: 2012
  Page Count: 23
  Annotation: This study reports on Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF–CBT) for post-traumatic stress (PTS) that has shown great promise.
  Abstract: Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF–CBT) is one evidence-based treatment for post-traumatic stress (PTS) that has shown great promise. The Children's Initiative has used this treatment model successfully to alleviate symptoms of PTS as a result of witnessing domestic violence. When this treatment model is used within a cohesive community structure with maximum inclusion of all local agencies and coordinated referral efforts, it is highly effective as a response to domestic violence. Abstract published by arrangement with Taylor and Francis.
  Main Term(s): Domestic assault
  Index Term(s): Training ; Post-trauma stress disorder ; Cognitive therapy ; Victims of violence ; Maine ; Exposure to Violence
  Sponsoring Agency: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Admin (SAMHSA)
US Dept of Health and Human Services
United States of America
  Grant Number: 1U79SM058232
  Type: Report (Study/Research)
  Country: United States of America
  Language: English
   
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