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NCJ Number: 156190 Find in a Library
Title: Woman Abuse Protocols
Corporate Author: Interdepartmental Cmtte on Family Violence
Date Published: Unknown
Page Count: 112
Sponsoring Agency: Interdepartmental Cmtte on Family Violence
New Brunswick Dept of Education
Fredericton, NB E3B 5H1, Canada
Publication Number: ISBN 1-55048-272-6
Sale Source: New Brunswick Dept of Education
Student Service Branch
P.O. Box 6000
Fredericton, NB E3B 5H1,
Type: Issue Overview
Language: English; French
Country: Canada
Annotation: Protocols involving woman abuse are proposed.
Abstract: This publication contains protocols to assist in the identification of, and provision of services to, abused women. The protocols include a statement of philosophy of the Government of New Brunswick regarding woman abuse, definitions of various kinds of abuse, pertinent legislative provisions, general indicators of woman abuse, intervention guidelines for social and income assistance workers and mental health, public health, emergency department, and school personnel, and intervention guidelines for the justice system. These protocols are presented in English and French.
Main Term(s): Female victims
Index Term(s): Abused women; Battered women programs; Legal remedies for battered women
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