Family Interventions in Domestic Violence: A Handbook of by John Hamel LCSW, John, LCSW Hamel, Tonia L., PhD Nicholls

By John Hamel LCSW, John, LCSW Hamel, Tonia L., PhD Nicholls

In this intriguing new booklet John Hamel, writer of the ground-breaking Gender-Inclusive remedy of Intimate accomplice Abuse, and Tonia Nicholls transcend the normal intervention theories of family violence practiced today.

Offering replacement, independent and occasionally arguable perspectives, theories, and present study, they, besides popular individuals within the box, supply new therapies that surround quite a lot of gender dynamics. listed here are just a few of the main rules covered:

  • Interventions could be in accordance with an intensive independent Assessment
  • Victim/Perpetrator differences are Overstated, and lots more and plenty accomplice Abuse is Mutual
  • Regardless of culprit Gender, baby Witnesses to associate Abuse are Adversely Affected, and are in danger for Perpetrating companion Abuse as Adults

This new gender-inclusive method of review and intervention presents an important departure from conventional paradigms of family violence, and provides a much-needed wisdom to successfully hinder violence in our groups this day and for destiny generations.

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Thomas rightly criticizes the current fragmentation of services, in which interventions in partner abuse, child physical abuse, and child sexual abuse are typically conducted by separate and often conflicting agencies. He articulates, through vivid case examples, the benefits of a systemic approach to family violence. Potter-Efron, too, works with the entire family system, and his chapter offers practical suggestions on how to handle cases involving both family violence and substance abuse. Following this chapter, Michael Carolla addresses domestic violence assessment and treatment issues within the context of disputed child custody cases.

Family violence can be successfully addressed through group work, as described in the next three chapters. Taking an intergenerational, sys- xlviii FAMILY INTERVENTIONS IN DOMESTIC VIOLENCE temic perspective on family violence, Langhinrichsen-Rohling and her colleagues at the University of South Alabama describe a group treatment program for at-risk adolescent mothers. The program addresses both physical child abuse and violence against partners and teaches anger management, self-care, and interpersonal communication skills, integrating several established curricula, among them Neidig and Friedman’s manual for partner abuse.

Darlene Pratt, MFT, is a marriage and family therapist and certified domestic violence counselor in Pleasant Hill and Berkeley, California. She works with individuals and couples who are struggling with anger and communication difficulties. With John Hamel and Associates, she facilitates batterer intervention groups for both males and females as well as a 52-week high conflict/family violence parenting program. As an anger management specialist, she conducts assessments for Family Court Services, Children and Family Services, and Alameda County adoption agencies.

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