Intimate Partner Violence

Sponsoring Institution/ Developer

Title/Release Date


Training Approach


Alabama Coalition Against Domestic Violence

Domestic Violence: The Effective Medical Response

Health care providers

Lecture and discussion with accompanying 120-page resource manual

1-2 hours total

Training components: domestic violence 101; medical role in responding to domestic violence; domestic violence laws in Alabama; Alabama Coalition Against Domestic Violence resources; safety plan; medical resources; selected articles; resource material

Alaska Family Violence Prevention Project (AFVPP)

Developing a Domestic Violence Training Initiative: Technical Assistance Manual (Vol. 1)

Maternal and child health providers

Resource manual for background and planning (Vol. 1)

Vol. 1—Technical Assistance Manual Overview; domestic violence as a maternal and child health issue; building partnerships; local data sources; designing and conducting a needs assessment; locating resources; developing a training project; making the connection: family violence; funding sources

Training Materials on Domestic Violence (Vol. 2); 1999


Didactic presentation; small-group discussion (variable duration) (Vol. 2)

Vol. 2—Training Materials on Domestic Violence Core curriculum on domestic violence; relationship between domestic violence and child abuse

American College of Nurse Midwives


Nurse midwifery students

50-page manual

Training manual for use by faculty of nurse midwifery education programs

The National Academies | 500 Fifth St. N.W. | Washington, D.C. 20001
Copyright © National Academy of Sciences. All rights reserved.
Terms of Use and Privacy Statement