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Supervised Visitation Program Technical Assistance Providers and National Partners

Clearinghouse on Supervised Visitation
http://familyvio.ssw.fsu.edu/sv_index.html

Family Violence Prevention Fund
www.endabuse.org

Mending the Sacred Hoop
http://www.msh-ta.org/

National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
http://www.ncjfcj.org/content/view/20/94/

Office on Violence Against Women
http://www.usdoj.gov/ovw/

Praxis International
www.praxisinternational.org

Supervised Visitation Links and Articles:

Supervised Visitation Network
www.svnetwork.net

A Discussion of Accounting for Culture in Supervised Visitation Practices: The City of Chicago , Illinois Demonstration Site Experience. Funded by the U.S. Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women, December 2005.
http://www.praxisinternational.org/visitationTA/documents/ChicagoSHFINALDec2005.pdf

The following reports are also available at www.praxisinternational.org/vista_ta_frame.html :

  • Exploring the Question: How does the work of a visitation center produce or not produce safety for everyone involved? A report from the California Safe Havens Demonstration Site Safety Audit. Funded by the U.S. Department of Justice Office on Violence Against Women, February 2006.
  • Exploring the Question: What is the role of a supervised visitation center? Michigan Demonstration Site Safety and Accountability Audit Planning Assessment. Funded by the U.S. Department of Justice Office on Violence Against Women, June 2004.

Culture, Cultural Competence, and Domestic Violence:

Artichoker, K. and Gullikson, . (2003). Raising Public Awareness on Domestic Violence in Indian Country.
http://www.vawnet.org/NRCDVPublications/TAPE/Papers/NRCDV_Cangleska.php

Bent-Goodley, T. B. (2005). Culture and domestic violence: Transforming knowledge development. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 20 (2), 195-203.

Canadian Council on Social Development. (2004, March 8). Nowhere to turn? Responding to partner violence against immigrant and visible minority women . http://www.ccsd.ca/pubs/2004/nowhere/es.htm

Domestic Violence Fact Sheets. Developed by the Women of Color Network. http://womenofcolornetwork.org/Fact_Sheets/DVfacts.pdf

Introductory Manual to Domestic Violence in Indian Country. Developed by Mending the Sacred Hoop.
http://www.msh-ta.org/Resources/Introductory%20Manual.htm

Kim, M. (2002). Innovative Strategies to Address Domestic Violence in Asian and Pacific Islander Communities: Examining Themes, Models, and Interventions. http://www.apiahf.org/apidvinstitute/PDF/InnovativeStrategiesFullReport.pdf

Medina , A. and Vasquez, J. (2004). Developing Linguistically and Culturally Responsive Materials for Latina Survivors of Domestic Violence.
http://www.dvalianza.org/pdfs/r_devlinguistic.pdf

Fernando Mederos, Domestic Violence and Culture: Moving Toward More Sophisticated Encounters (on file with author). http://www.melissainstitute.org/documents/eighth/DOMESTIC_VIOLENCE_CULTURE.pdf

Ogawa, B., & Belle, A. S. (2002, June). Respecting diversity: Responding to underserved victims of crime. In A. Seymour, M. Murray, J. Sigmon, M. Hook, C. Edmunds, M. Gaboury, & G. Coleman (Eds.), National victim assistance academy textbook . http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/ovc/assist/nvaa2002/chapter8.html .

St. George, R. (2001). Addressing Stalking in Indian Country. http://www.mincava.umn.edu/documents/stalking2/stalking2.html

Tervalon, M. & Murray-Garcia J. (1998). Cultural Humility versus Cultural Competence: A Critical Discussion in Defining Physician Training Outcomes in Multicultural Education. Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved , 9:2, 117-125, 1998.

Vann, A. (2003). Developing Culturally-Relevant Responses to Domestic Abuse: Asha Family Services, Inc. http://www.vawnet.org/NRCDVPublications/TAPE/Papers/NRCDV_Asha.php

Victim Services: Promising Practices in Indian Country. Developed by the U.S. Department of Justice, Office for Victims of Crime (2004). http://www.ovc.gov/publications/infores/victimsrvsindian_country2004/729404.pdf

Williams, O. and Tubbs, C. (2002). Community Insights on Domestic Violence among African Americans: Conversations about Domestic Violence and other Issues Facing Their Community. http://www.hawaii.edu/hivandaids/Community%20Insights%20on%20Domestic
%20Violence%20among%20African%20Americans.pdf

Yin-Wycoff, E. Cultural Competency: Its Impact on Victim Services , The CCASA Connection ( Colo. Coalition Against Sexual Assault, Denver, CO), Dec. 1999 at 1. http://www.ccasa.org/documents/NLDec99.pdf .

For an in-depth bibliography on culture and domestic violence, visit http://culturedmed.sunyit.edu/bib/domestic/index.html