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Publications, articles and reports addressing domestic and sexual violence and other related issues are available in the following categories.  Click on any of the links to download the publication, article or report.

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Abuse Later in Life

Access to Services

Affordable Care Act (ACA)


Athletes, Athletics and Sports

Battering Intervention

Bystander Intervention

Cases in the News

Child Abduction
Child Protection / Welfare (includes failure to protect)
Child Sexual Abuse / Assault / Violence

Child Support / Custody / Visitation (includes parental alienation syndrome)

Children & Youth (includes ACES, bullying, child abuse, children witnessing / exposed, youth violence, etc.)


Confidentiality / Privacy

CCR / Collaboration and Coalition Building / Community Organizing

Court Cases
Criminal Justice (includes witness intimidation and tampering)

Danger, Lethality and Risk Assessment

Disasters and Emergency Preparedness

DNA / Forensics

Domestic Violence

Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Domestic Violence Counts: A 24-Hour Census of Domestic Violence Shelters and Services

Domestic Violence Fatalities and Homicides / Children Fatalities / Fatality Review

Domestic Violence Prevention Enhancement and Leadership through Alliance (DELTA) Program

Ethnic Diversity

Evaluation / Program Evaluation
Expert Witness / Expert Testimony

Faith and the Faith Community
Family Justice Centers

Federal Advocacy Issues

Federal Grant Programs Supporting Violence Against Women Issues

Female Genital Cutting / Mutilation

Financial Information for Survivors / Economic Abuse

Funding and Giving

Gender Equity / Gender Roles


Guns / Gun Violence

Health Care Response
Health Issues

Hispanic / Spanish Language / Español

Homeless Management Information Systems (HMIS)
Housing and Homelessness
Human Rights

Incarcerated Women / Female Offenders
Insurance Discrimination

Judicial / Courts / Specialized Courts / Court Watch

Language Usage

Law Enforcement (includes false allegations)
Legal / Laws
Lesbian / Gay / Bisexual / Transgender / Queer or Questioning

Male Victims
Media / Social Media
Meeting Planning
Men's Involvement
Mental Health

National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey (NISVS)

Native / Tribal

NCDSV Training Presentations

Nonprofit Management

One Billion Rising

Perpetrators of Violence Against Women
Policy Issues and Policymaking

Portrayal of Women in the Media
Pregnancy / Reproductive Health

Prisons and Prison Sexual Abuse (includes National PREA Standards)

Private Violence

Probation / Parole

Prostitution / Sex Industry
Protection Orders and Full Faith and Credit

Public Education / Awareness
Public Health

Rape Kits

Restorative Justice


Safety Planning
Security and Self-Defense / Personal Safety

Service Provider Issues

Sex Issues and Sexuality (includes consent)

Sex Offenders

Sexual and Street Harassment
Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE) / Sexual Assault Response Team (SART)

Sexual Violence / Assault

Sexual Violence / Assault on Campus
Social Security Number / Identity Change

Statistics / Research
Substance Use


Supporters of the Movement    

SXGood ~ Social Good Hub

Technology and Safety

Teen Dating Violence

Trafficking in Persons

Trauma and Trauma-Informed Services (includes vicarious trauma)

UFC / Mixed Martial Arts

Un-served and Underserved Communities

Victim Assistance and Rights / Victims of Crime / Victim Services

Violence Against Women
Violence Against Women – International
Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) 1994 and 2000
Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) 2005 and 2013

Violence on Campus

Voting Issues

Welfare / Poverty / Low-Income Issues
"Wheels" Adapted from Power and Control Wheel Model
Women's Issues

Women's Use of Violence
Workplace / Employment Issues



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