Last edited by Nidal
Wednesday, July 22, 2020 | History

6 edition of Domestic Violence and Health Care found in the catalog.

Domestic Violence and Health Care

Policies and Prevention

  • 364 Want to read
  • 0 Currently reading

Published by Haworth Medical Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Domestic violence,
  • Surgery,
  • Social Science,
  • Medical care,
  • Psychology,
  • Sociology,
  • Mental Illness,
  • Human Services,
  • Victims of family violence

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsCarolina, M.D. Reyes (Editor), William J., Ph.D. Rudman (Editor), Calvin R. Hewitt (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages193
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8152789M
    ISBN 10078901954X
    ISBN 109780789019547

    Violence damages women’s health in many ways, both immediate and long-term, both obvious and hidden. Women who have been abused or assaulted need care and support. As her health-care provider, you may be the first person that she talks to about the violence. This handbook is meant especially to help you respond appropriately. What this. Providers can find below various resources to help care for domestic violence survivors. Screening, Identification and Prevention City Health Information: Intimate Partner Violence: Encouraging Disclosure and Referral in the Primary Care Setting (PDF) - The Health Department’s publication for medical providers on screening/assessment/referral.

    "Co-published simultaneously as Women & Health, vol numbers 2/3, " Includes bibliographical references and index Physicians response to victims of domestic violence: toward a model of care -- Women referred for on-site domestic violence services in a managed care organization -- Domestic violence in later life: an overview for healthcare providers -- The impact of perceived Pages: Health care settings provide an immense opportunity for health care providers to address the problem of domestic violence. Patients who are at risk of abuse, who are being abused, or have been abused are likely to seek services for regular health care, injuries, or chronic health problems related to abuse.

    Domestic violence, also known as partner-abuse, spouse-abuse, or battering, is one facet of the larger problem of family violence. Family violence occurs among persons within family or other intimate relationships, and includes child abuse and elder abuse as well as domestic violence. Family violence usually results from the abuse of power or theFile Size: 67KB. Health Care Screening Recommendations. Health care visits are the gateway to care for many domestic violence survivors. Health care providers, both professionals and paraprofessionals, could be central in improving the outcomes of survivors of violence if they screened, educated and referred patients in a variety of potential settings including emergency rooms, primary health care facilities.


Share this book
You might also like
Simone de Beauvoir

Simone de Beauvoir

A history of the Department of Pediatrics, University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, 1870-1986

A history of the Department of Pediatrics, University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, 1870-1986

The New World of Travel

The New World of Travel

Veni, vidi, vici

Veni, vidi, vici

Its My State Group 4

Its My State Group 4

Opting out

Opting out

dictionary of reduplicated words in the Engish language

dictionary of reduplicated words in the Engish language

English for today

English for today

Iterative adaptation of the bidimensional wall of the French T2 wind tunnel around a C5 axisymmetrical model

Iterative adaptation of the bidimensional wall of the French T2 wind tunnel around a C5 axisymmetrical model

outline of the philosophy of Antoine-Augustin Cournot

outline of the philosophy of Antoine-Augustin Cournot

West African sculpture

West African sculpture

Standards for junior high school buildings

Standards for junior high school buildings

Additional term of court at Quincy, Ill.

Additional term of court at Quincy, Ill.

These sixty years, 1892-1952

These sixty years, 1892-1952

Aristocrats of the air

Aristocrats of the air

Principles of scientific purchasing

Principles of scientific purchasing

The age of Oprah

The age of Oprah

Domestic Violence and Health Care Download PDF EPUB FB2

The purpose of this book is to provide some insight into our current understanding of the role health care plays in recognizing and treating victims of domestic violence. We hope to contribute to the understanding of the complexities of the causes and consequences of domestic violence on the Domestic Violence and Health Care book of a woman, and to provide insight into ways to positively alter the health care system and provider Format: Paperback.

The medical community has a unique opportunity to intervene, but many health care professionals need more training to recognize the abuse, tools to intervene and information on where to refer victims for additional by: As a text, Domestic Violence and Health Care works as an excellent supplement for courses in medicine, nursing, social work, and for CME/CE credit.

A Handbook for Health Care Professionals. Domestic Violence. DOI link for Domestic Violence. Domestic Violence book. A Handbook for Health Care Professionals.

By Lyn Shipway. Edition 1st Edition. First Published eBook Published 1 March Pub. location London. Imprint by: 4. Domestic Violence Books.

We've organized a library of books for you on the domestic violence and abuse topics listed below. Click on the topic that interests you to see the books, a book description and a way to purchase, if you like. If you are an author and would like us to consider adding your book please read our d: Download Documenting Domestic Violence: How Health Care Providers book pdf free download link or read online here in PDF.

Read online Documenting Domestic Violence: How Health Care Providers book pdf free download link book now. All books are in clear copy here, and all files are secure so don't worry about it. the impact of domestic violence on health and health care costs. Search terms included: domestic violence, economic cost, societal cost, health care utilization, domestic violence and prevalence, mental health, reproductive health, chronic health, and substance abuse respectively.

Searches were restricted to publications between the dates of. BYANNEL. GANLEY, PH.D. Domestic violence is a problem of epidemic proportions with far-reach- ing consequences for individual victims, their children and their communities.

Domestic violence results in death, serious injury, and chronic medical and mental health issues for victims, their children, the perpetrators, and others. identifying and responding to domestic violence consensus recommendations for child and adolescent health in partnership with american academy of family physicians american academy of pediatrics american college of obstetricians and gynecologists child witness to violence project, boston medical center national association of pediatric nurse File Size: 2MB.

In view of the paucity of application of systematic evidence-based knowledge, the holistic perspective presented in the book is important to prevent domestic violence, protect women’s rights, and promote healthcare and wellbeing of women and children facing domestic violence.

Ongoing support and mental health needs. There are simple ways that every health-care provider – including those who are not specialists – can assist a woman subjected to violence.

This can be very important to her health. This handbook offers easy steps and suggestions to help you provide that care.

This handbook has 4 parts. Focusing on improving the care of clients it covers: the causes and consequences of domestic violence personal and professional issues for the practitioner domestic violence and the law the process of effective intervention interventions in specific health care settings interventions where children are involved multi-agency approaches education and training.

The Assessments, Journaling Activities, and Educational Handouts in The Domestic Violence Survival Workbook are reproducible and ready to be photocopied for participants’ use.

Assessments contained in this book focus on self-reported data and are similar to ones used by psychologists, counselors, therapists and career consultants.

This book discusses health care issues related to domestic violence, using extensive case studies from India. By discussing the global literature, legal systems, methodological challenges of gathering information on domestic violence, and health systems issues, along with learnings from case studies, it fills a significant gap in the literature between health care policy and practice vis-à.

' Domestic Violence: A Handbook for Health Professionals is both informative and educ ational addressing such issues as child protection, mental health and sexual health. It provides a functional resource ensuring that the theoretical background is provided along with practical solutions to.

INTRODUCTION. Domestic violence is prevalent worldwide and associated with considerable morbidity and mortality. 1, 2 Women exposed to domestic violence are more likely to have physical symptoms, poor pregnancy outcomes, sexually transmitted infections, and elective abortions.

3 – 6 Such consequences lead to poorer physical and mental health, more hospitalizations, greater use of Cited by:   A health care worker in Herat, Afghanistan—a country where more than half of all women experience domestic abuse in their lifetime—reports that she has lost touch with many victims in quarantine.

She fears for their lives. Spain has seen an 18 percent rise in. Reclaiming Your Life After Domestic Violence she wrote a book: "Yeah, Though I Walk: A Journey of Survival and Deliverance," which she had published last year.

Health care. The health impacts of domestic violence vary and may be physical or psychological, and short or long term. This section includes documents that discuss poor health outcomes of women resulting from domestic violence.

The documents included in this section recognize domestic violence as a public health problem and highlight the importance of health care providers in domestic violence prevention.

The extent and nature of domestic violence and abuse. As domestic violence cases increasingly enter the court system, and consequences of aggressive accidents threaten the functioning, well-being and health of victims, in family or outside systems, it is important to describe extent and nature of this phenomenon.

2 Although both men and women initiate violence, the violence enforced Cited by: 5. Select domestic violence programs based on location, service and language needs. Find hour hotlines in your area, service listings, and helpful articles on domestic violence statistics, signs and cycles of abuse, housing services, emergency services, legal and financial services, support groups for women, children and families, and more.

A book published by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), Substance Abuse Treatment and Domestic Violence, examines the issue, concludes that while substance abuse was a factor in domestic violence, it was not the only factor.

Another important factor is having experienced or witnessing domestic violence as a.Get this from a library! Domestic violence and health care: policies and prevention. [Carolina Reyes; William J Rudman; Calvin R Hewitt;] -- Shows how health care prefessionals can-and should-respond to victims of domestic violence.

It describes the successful Family Violence Prevention Project and discusses what providers need to know.