Clearinghouse publishes selected bibliography on alcohol, other drugs and family violence


Thu 09 Apr 2015

The New Zealand Family Violence Clearinghouse has compiled a list of references on alcohol, other drugs and family violence. Alcohol and other ...

The New Zealand Family Violence Clearinghouse has compiled a list of references on alcohol, other drugs and family violence.

Alcohol and other drugs and family violence: a selected bibliography focuses on the associations between alcohol use, misuse and intimate partner violence. Some literature covers other forms of family violence including child abuse and sexual violence and research on family violence. References on other substance use and misuse and family violence has been included where available.

An overview of the key issues is provided in selected issues papers and background reading. The bibliography then includes national and international sources addressing the following subjects:

  • Perpetrators
  • Victims
  • Adverse childhood effects
  • Sexual violence
  • Victim's experiences
  • Intervention/treatment for individuals (perpetrators and/or victims)
  • Services, support and interventions for victims with substance abuse issues
  • Practical resources

The bibliography is a freely available New Zealand Family Violence Clearinghouse publication.

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