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Opportunities for early intervention : bringing perpetrators of family violence into view Centre for Innovative Justice, RMIT

By: Centre for Innovative Justice.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Melbourne, Vic.; RMIT, Centre for Innovative Justice, 2015Description: electronic document (100 pages); PDF file: 2.08 MB.Subject(s): CHILD ABUSE | RECOMMENDED READING | ABUSIVE MEN | COURTS | DOMESTIC VIOLENCE | FAMILY LAW | INTERVENTION | INTIMATE PARTNER VIOLENCE | JUSTICE | PERPETRATOR PROGRAMMES | PERPETRATORS | AUSTRALIAOnline resources: Click here to access online | View launch video Summary: "This report turns the spotlight on perpetrators of family violence. In doing so, it calls for earlier and more proactive intervention - explaining that, while family violence has finally come to attention as a systemic wrong in need of a National Plan, a significant gap exists in our collective response. Equally, while victims of family violence must remain our priority, these victims will also remain at risk unless we step back and widen our gaze." (from the Executive summary). This reports includes chapters on perpetrator programmes, police response, courts and corrections. It also includes a comprehensive list of interventions discussed in the report. The launch of this report can be viewed on Youtube - follow the link. Record #4659
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"This report turns the spotlight on perpetrators of family violence. In doing so, it calls for earlier and more proactive intervention - explaining that, while family violence has finally come to attention as a systemic wrong in need of a National Plan, a significant gap exists in our collective response. Equally, while victims of family violence must remain our priority, these victims will also remain at risk unless we step back and widen our gaze." (from the Executive summary). This reports includes chapters on perpetrator programmes, police response, courts and corrections. It also includes a comprehensive list of interventions discussed in the report. The launch of this report can be viewed on Youtube - follow the link. Record #4659